Release dateMarch 9, 2013 (2013-03-09) (SXSW) ProducersJeffrey Schwarz, Lance Robertson, Lotti Pharriss Knowles, Jon Glover CastDivine (Herself), Jayne Mansfield (Herself), John Waters (Himself), Ricki Lake (Herself), Tab Hunter (Himself), David DeCoteau (Himself) Similar moviesThe Order, Things Are Tough All Over, Victor Victoria, Mixed Nuts, Mutant on the Bounty, Dasepo Naughty Girls
TaglineThe true story of the most beautiful woman in the world
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I Am Divine is a 2013 American documentary film produced and directed by Jeffrey Schwarz of the Los Angeles-based production company Automat Pictures. The documentary focuses on the American actor, singer and drag performer Divine (October 19, 1945 – March 7, 1988), born Harris Glenn Milstead, a lifelong friend and collaborator of filmmaker John Waters.
The film features extensive contemporary interviews with Waters, as well as Divine's mother Frances Milstead, and surviving members of the Dreamlanders.
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I Am Divine premiered at South by Southwest 2013, and had its premiere in Divine's hometown of Baltimore, Maryland within Maryland Film Festival 2013.
The film garnered critical acclaim, holding a 96% "Certified Fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 48 reviews; the general consensus states: "With warmth and affection, I Am Divine offers an engaging portrait of the complex personality behind a trailblazing cinematic figure." On Metacritic, the film has a 71/100 rating based on 11 critics, signifying "generally favorable reviews". The film has also received a 7.6/10 Stars review based on 1, 742 responses on IMBd.