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Meet Joe Black (1998)  link to Meet Joe Black on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 872

poster Meet Joe Black

IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (196818 votes)

Country: USA, 178 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Dutch

Genre(s): Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Director(s): Martin Brest

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
William Parrish (Sir Anthony Hopkins), media tycoon, loving father, and still a human being, is about to celebrate his 65th birthday. One morning, he is contacted by the inevitable, by hallucination, as he thinks. Later, Death enters his home and his life, personified in a man's body: Joe Black (Brad Pitt) has arrived. His intention was to take William with him, but accidentally, Joe's former host and William's beautiful daughter Susan (Claire Forlani) have already met. Joe begins to develop certain interest in life on Earth, as well as in Susan, who has no clue with whom she's flirting.

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Cast:

photo Brad Pitt Brad Pitt Joe Black / Young Man in Coffee Shop
photo Anthony Hopkins Anthony Hopkins William Parrish
photo Claire Forlani Claire Forlani Susan Parrish
photo Jake Weber Jake Weber Drew
photo Marcia Gay Harden Marcia Gay Harden Allison

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1