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I Am Divine (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 1 April 2014 (USA)
How Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, became John Waters' cinematic muse and an international drag icon.

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How Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, became John Waters' cinematic muse and an international drag icon.

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$5,196 (USA) (1 November 2013)

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$63,661 (USA) (3 January 2014)
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The closing credits list certain people as "Perverts," "Maniacs" and "Sh*tkickers," among other designations. See more »

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Features The Girl Can't Help It (1956) See more »

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Native Love (Step by Step)
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Mondo Trasho Deluxe
9 May 2015 | by See all my reviews

Personally - I think that a sleazy, low-life slob like drag queen, Glen Milstead, aka. "Divine" (whose biggest claim to fame was that he/she actually had the sickening audacity to eat a real dog turd on screen in the movie Pink Flamingos), hardly deserves having a documentary made about his/her sordid, little career as an ugly, gluttonous actor/actress who starred in shabby, self-indulgent, wannabe cult films.

For the most part - This decidedly dead-end documentary (about a 350 lb, horror-show hippo) scraped the absolute bottom of the barrel in its pathetic attempt to be a cheery, little piece of informative and enlightening entertainment.

To be honest - I really don't know why the heck I even bothered, in the first place, to watch this heap of crap about the "Queen of Filth" - 'Cause now that I have, I totally regret that I did.


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