Hair(Movie, 1979)

| 2h 1min | Genres: Comedy, Drama, History, Music
HairRating: 3.7/5 (with 143 votes)
Hair is a 1979 musical anti-war drama film based on the 1968 Broadway musical Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical about a Vietnam War draftee who meets and befriends a "tribe" of hippies on his way to the army induction center. The hippies introduce him to marijuana and LSD, and their environment of unorthodox relationships and draft evasion. The film was directed by Miloš Forman (who was nominated for a César for his work on the film) and adapted for the screen by Michael Weller (who would collaborate with Forman on a second picture, Ragtime, two years later). Cast members include Treat Williams, John Savage, Beverly D'Angelo, Don Dacus, Annie Golden, Dorsey Wright, Nell Carter, Cheryl Barnes, ()
Movie poster of Hair

Where to watch Hair (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Hair" is currently available on 2 providers. Hair can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

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Available languages: English
Duration: 2h
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Duration: 2h 1min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Duration: 2h
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 1min
Also available at on: DVD

About Hair

"Hair" is a 1979 musical war comedy-drama film adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical "Hair: An American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" about a Vietnam War draftee, Claude, who meets and befriends a tribe of long-haired hippies on his way to the army induction center. Claude heads to New York upon receiving his draft notice, leaving the family ranch in Oklahoma. He arrives in New York where he is rapidly indoctrinated into the youth subculture before reporting in for boot camp.

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Trailer for Hair + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: James Rado, Gerome Ragni, Galt MacDermot ("Hair")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/14/1979
Director: Miloš Forman
Producer: Michael Butler, Lester Persky
Screenwriter: Michael Weller
Film Editor: Alan Heim
Director of Photography: Miroslav Ondříček
Composer: Galt MacDermot
Costume designer: Ann Roth
Budget: 11,000,000 USD

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