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Desperate Living 1977

  • May 27, 1977
  • 90 mins
  • John Waters
  • John Waters (screenplay)
  • United States
  • English
  • Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
It isn't very pretty…

A rich housewife enlists her maid's help to murder her husband; they go on the lam and end up in Mortville, a homeless community built into a garbage dump.


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