TV ShowsTV
Popular
Trending TV ShowsNew TV ShowsTV Show RouletteOn Your ServicesOn NetflixOn Prime VideoOn HuluOn HBO
FoodFamilyFantasyIMDB Top RatedLGBTQMysteryRealityScience Fiction
Explore All Categories and Services
Search Icon
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
backdrop
netflix
hulu_plus
amazon_prime
showtime
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Hairspray Poster

Hairspray

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7/10
Comedy Romance 
...
More Genres
ComedyRomanceFamilyMusicalDrama
Rated: 7+ (PG)19881h 32mOn: Hulu Tags: Friendship Prison Fashion Country: America

Ample teen Tracy Turnblad wants nothing more than to be on the hip local TV dance program, "The Corny Collins Show" -- and when her dream comes true, her lively moves and bubbly personality meet with unexpected popularity. But after witnessing firsthand the terrible state of race relations in 1960s Baltimore, Turnblad becomes an outspoken advocate for desegregation.Hairspray featuring Sonny Bono and Ruth Brown is streaming with subscription on Hulu, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (18,285 votes).

Where to Watch Hairspray

Cast & Crew

John Waters Image

John Waters

Director

Reelgood Watch Guide

61/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Microsoft & 3 others).

plus minus icon

Not available to watch free online.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

75/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#2,270 Ranked Movie

#9 Ranked in Fashion Movies

#142 Ranked in Music Movies

#156 Ranked in Movies on Hulu

Hairspray has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (18,285 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

Stream More Movies & Shows Like Hairspray

card
Comedy

People Also Liked

Mermaids Poster
imdb logo6.6/10
rotten tomatoes tomato73%
Mermaids (1990)

More Friendship Movies

Arrow Icon
The Departed Poster
imdb logo8.5/10
rotten tomatoes tomato91%
The Departed (2006)