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Wigstock: The Movie (1995)

 -  Documentary  -  9 June 1995 (USA)
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Documentary/Concert film covering the annual Drag festival in New York City. Highlights include a performance by drag diva, Ru Paul, and the infamous Lypsinca.

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The original documentary on the Wigstock festival. Back when it was a much smaller affair in Thompkins Square Park. A full day of peace, love, and wigs...

Director: Tom Rubnitz
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paul Alexander ...
Himself
Joseph Arias ...
Himself
...
Himself
Nicola Bateman ...
Herself
Leigh Bowery ...
Himself
...
Himself (Candis Cayne) (as Brendan McDanniel)
Jayne County ...
Himself (as Wayne County)
Jackee Dee ...
Wigstock Dancer
Chloe Dzubilo ...
Herself
John Epperson ...
(as Lypsinka)
...
Himself
Mistress Formika ...
Himself
Kent Fuher ...
Jackie (as Jackie Beat)
Donna Giles ...
Herself
Girlina ...
Herself
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Documentary/Concert film covering the annual Drag festival in New York City. Highlights include a performance by drag diva, Ru Paul, and the infamous Lypsinca. Written by R. John Berggren <jberg@nina.pagesz.net>

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A Celebration of Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Big Hair!

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Rated R for sex-related material and language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

9 June 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Wigstock  »

Box Office

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$688,512 (USA)
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1.66 : 1
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Quotes

Lady Bunny: I think Mother Nature must be a drag queen, can you believe this weather?
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Connections

Referenced in RuPaul's Drag Race: Extra Special Edition (2009) See more »

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Free To Be
by RuPaul
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Unforgettable
25 February 2002 | by (Boulder, CO) – See all my reviews

I'll never forget this movie because whenever someone asks me "what's the worst movie you've ever seen?" I always have a quick answer (although no one has ever seen this apart from the one friend of mine who was also duped into seeing this). This is like a cruel hell being forced to watch this movie, every new person that comes on the screen annoys you to new levels. Simply the worst time I've ever had or hope to have watching a movie.


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