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NC-17| 1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Sylvia Stickles (Tracey Ullman) runs a convenience store with her husband (Chris Isaak) and mother-in-law (Suzanne Shepherd). One day, Sylvia is hit on the head and transforms from an uptight prude to a sex-crazed lunatic. As she goes on a rampage through town, Sylvia attracts the attention of Ray Ray (Johnny Knoxville), a sexual healer and tow truck driver in search of the world's greatest orgasm. Their sexual revolution, however, causes a class war in their tiny Baltimore community.

Cast: Tracey Ullman , Johnny Knoxville , Selma Blair , Chris Isaak , Suzanne Shepherd , Mink Stole , Patricia Hearst , Jackie Hoffman

Director: John Waters

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: New Line Cinema

A Dirty Shame (2004)

Release Date: September 24th, 2004|1 hr. 29 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A Dirty Shame is Waters unleashed, and wicked, kinky fun for anyone except the twits who rated it NC-17. show more

  • 25
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Squanders its comic capital on redundant bits about her perplexed family and secret society of fellow sex addicts. show more

  • 63
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Raunchily entertaining farce. show more

  • September 29, 2009 antwol5759
    Report This User

    John Waters can do no wrong! Baltimore is the perfect setting for a movie!

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