The Pope of Trash pays homage to the Merchant of Menace
by Tom Warner (Baltimore Or Less, October 11, 2013)
While everybody who is anybody was at Belvedere Square last night for the grand reopening (after 18 months of darkness) of the historic Senator Theatre – including host John Waters, who introduced the 25th anniversary screening of his equally historic mainstream hit Hairspray – I was at home watching Waters’s typically terrific tribute to Vincent Price, Turner Classic Movies’ “Star of the Month.”
How wickedly apropos for TCM to profile master horror villain Price in its October/Halloween celebration – and how fitting to have schlock-horror fan Waters deliver it!).