John Waters Remembers 'Multiple Maniacs,' His LSD-Fueled Cavalcade of Perversion
A restored version of the film—which features puke-eating, lobster sex, a rosary dildo, loads of drugs, and an unforgettable performance by Divine—is out today.
'Female Trouble' Was the Film That I Didn't Need to Have an Ordinary Life
John Waters's 1974 trash spectacular demolished the boundaries of good taste, leaving me free to be as tasteless and depraved as I like.
The Alternative Miss World Beauty Pageant Prefers Bitchy Quips Over Bikinis
We chatted with artist Andrew Logan about his infamous drag pageant, its impact on fashion, and how he hosted the first Sex Pistols gig.
John Waters's Cavalcade of Perversions
In recognition of how thoroughly Waters has gotten under the world’s skin, the Lincoln Center hosted "Fifty Years Of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?" a 12-film retrospective of his life’s work. We managed to speak to him while we were there.