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List of all movies directed by John Waters ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by John Waters are listed here and include movie posters and John Waters movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by John Waters as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest John Waters movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top John Waters film is can be factored into this list.

From John Waters's studio films to John Waters's independent films, this John Waters filmography keeps tabs on all John Waters movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List contains movies like Hairspray and Cry-Baby.

If you’re wondering “what movies did John Waters direct?” or “who is John Waters?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by John Waters?” and “what's a good selection of good John Waters movies?”

If you're wanting to get into John Waters films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent John Waters works.

All John Waters director credits are included. This list of every movie that John Waters has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the John Waters movie is and which actors starred in the John Waters film.

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Johnny Depp and Woody Allen have both worked on a John Waters directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Female Trouble Divine, Mink Stole, Edith Massey

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Pink Flamingos John Waters, Divine, Mink Stole

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Serial Mom Joan Rivers, Kathleen Turner, Suzanne Somers

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Hairspray Debbie Harry, Jerry Stiller, John Waters

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Polyester Jay Leno, Divine, Tab Hunter

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Cry-Baby Johnny Depp, Willem Dafoe, Iggy Pop

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Desperate Living Mink Stole, Edith Massey, Mary Vivian Pearce

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Cecil B. Demented Maggie Gyllenhaal, Melanie Griffith, Alicia Witt

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Pecker Christina Ricci, Stacy Keibler, Edward Furlong

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Mondo Trasho Divine, Mink Stole, David Lochary

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Multiple Maniacs Divine, Mink Stole, Edith Massey

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A Dirty Shame Selma Blair, Johnny Knoxville, Chris Isaak

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Roman Candles Divine, Mink Stole, David Lochary

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Eat Your Makeup Divine, David Lochary, Maelcum Soul

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The Diane Linkletter Story Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce

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A Divine Double Feature Divine, Mary Vivian Pearce, David Lochary

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Hag in a Black Leather Jacket Mary Vivian Pearce

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Nevada Gary Cooper, Thelma Todd, William Powell

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The Neon Woman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Waters
The Neon Woman Divine

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Beau Sabreur Gary Cooper, William Powell, Evelyn Brent

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The Overland Telegraph Tim McCoy, Frank Rice, Dorothy Janis

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The Mighty McGurk Dean Stockwell, Cameron Mitchell, Edward Arnold