Release Date
29 May 1981
MPAA Rating
R
Runtime
86 min
Genres
Comedy

Polyester

Francine Fishpaw is an upper middle class suburban housewife in Baltimore. Unfortunately for this "good Christian woman", the money to support her lifestyle comes from her husband's porno theater, the neighbors are protesting, her son is the notorious "Baltimore Stomper", her daughter is knocked up by a local hoodlum, and her husband is having an affair with his secretary.

Director

John Waters

Writers

John Waters

Cast

Divine, Tab Hunter, Edith Massey, David Samson

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