IMDb > The Cockettes (2002)
The Cockettes
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

The Cockettes (2002) More at IMDbPro »

Photos (See all 5 | slideshow)

Overview

User Rating:
7.3/10   444 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 7% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Contact:
View company contact information for The Cockettes on IMDbPro.
Genre:
Tagline:
1969 ... San Francisco ... Sexual Anarchy
Plot:
Documentary about the gender-bending San Francisco performance group who became a pop culture phenomenon in the early 1970s. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Plot Keywords:
Awards:
5 wins & 6 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(13 articles)
I Am Divine | Review
 (From ioncinema. 25 October 2013, 9:00 AM, PDT)

I Am Divine (2013)
 (From Planet Fury. 19 March 2013, 8:31 AM, PDT)

David Weissman Talks About His Harrowing AIDS Doc "We Were Here," Our VOD Pick of the Week
 (From Indiewire. 6 December 2011, 9:05 AM, PST)

User Reviews:
New York Times Aug. 17 See more (10 total) »

Cast

 
Larry Brinkin ... Himself
Peggy Cass ... Herself (archive footage)
Pristine Condition ... Himself (archive footage)

Jackie Curtis ... Herself (archive footage)

Candy Darling ... Himself (archive footage)
Dusty Dawn ... Herself

Divine ... Himself (archive footage)
Anton Dunnigan ... Himself

Ahmet Ertegun ... Himself (archive footage)
John Flowers ... Himself

Allen Ginsberg ... Himself (archive footage)
Goldie Glitters ... Himself
The Grateful Dead ... Themselves (archive footage)
Ann Harris ... Herself

Fayette Hauser ... Herself
Hibiscus ... Himself (archive footage)
Jilala ... Himself
Michael Kalmen ... Himself

Richard Koldewyn ... Himself

Angela Lansbury ... Herself (archive footage)

Taylor Mead ... Himself (archive footage)

Sylvia Miles ... Herself

Peter Mintun ... Himself
Milton Miron ... Himself (as Sebastian)
Rumi Missabu ... Himself

Richard Nixon ... Himself (archive footage)
Tricia Nixon ... Herself (archive footage)
Marshall Olds ... Himself
Maureen Orth ... Herself

Anthony Perkins ... Himself (archive footage)

Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage)
Kreemah Ritz ... Himself
John Rothermel ... Himself
Sylvester ... Himself (archive footage)
Pam Tent ... Herself (as Pamela Tent-Carpenter)

Gore Vidal ... Himself (archive footage)

John Waters ... Himself
Errol Wetson ... Himself

Holly Woodlawn ... Himself
Frank Bourquin ... Himself (uncredited)
Chris Kilo ... Himself (uncredited)
Daniel Ware ... Himself (uncredited)

Directed by
Bill Weber 
David Weissman 
 
Produced by
Robert Croonquist .... associate producer
Roger Klorese .... co-producer
David Weissman .... producer
 
Original Music by
Richard Koldewyn  (as Richard 'Scrumbly' Koldewyn)
 
Cinematography by
Marsha Kahm 
 
Film Editing by
Bill Weber 
 
Sound Department
James Lebrecht .... sound
Daniel Sperry .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Stef Butler .... digital imaging technician
 
Music Department
Peter Dunne .... music producer
Gerry Gershman .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Jonathan Dana .... producer's representative
Irwin M. Rappaport .... attorney
 
Thanks
David Haney .... generously funded by
Marc Huestis .... thanks
Roger Klorese .... generously funded by
 

Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Also Known As:
MPAA:
Rated R for nudity, sexual content, drug references and some language
Runtime:
100 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Sound Mix:
Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
On the Weekend of 22 December 2002, the movie grossed $75.00 (by contrast, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) took in $62,007,000).See more »
Quotes:
Himself:They were hippie acid-freak drag queens.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Pink Flamingos (1972)See more »
Soundtrack:
Dyke PolkaSee more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
1 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
New York Times Aug. 17, 19 August 2003
Author: dfoley-6 from Hamilton Canada

The Times fashion insert on Aug. 17 contained a story on Hibiscus, from his first blush of fame as the young guy sticking the flower in the rifle of the National Guardsman in the famous pic taken at the anti-war rally in Washington up to his death 20 years ago. Interviews with his sister and brother as well. Fascinating read.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (10 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for The Cockettes (2002)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
was sweet pam adopted by marshall? ladystardust847
Elevator Girls in Bondage.. atomicchild
Good, clean family fun Tiki_Barfly
Release to home theater? WiccanTN
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
I'm Not There. Across the Universe Satyricon Steal This Movie Rent
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Documentary section IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.