Ultimate Holiday Movie: Divine in John Waters’ Female Trouble

‘She has a lot of problems’

Female Trouble flyer from the Univ of Baltimore

 

 

Dawn Davenport lives for Christmas morning and the cha-cha heels she’s wanted forever. When Christmas comes and it doesn’t turn out as she expected, all hell breaks loose.  Dawn runs away from home and experiences a series of misfortunes that lead to a bizarre, freakish, distorted, perversion of life.

Divine as Dawn Davenport in Female Trouble

Divine as Dawn Davenport in John Waters’ Female Trouble 1974

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DIVINE in JOHN WATERS' Female Trouble