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NEW Pitt/hopkins/forlani - Meet Joe Black (Blu-ray)


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  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: Spanish
  • Dubbed: French
  • Subtitles for the Hearing Impaired: English
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (228 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0076I624W
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #23,438 in DVD (See Top 100 in DVD)

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By "wishful_hopeful" on July 16 2004
Format: DVD
I do believe this is one of the rare movies that every member of the cast gave a stellar performace. But applause must go to Pitt for his portrayal as both Death and the human Joe Black. The subtle changes in his character was performed masterfully. Forlani did well as the youngest daughter of the media mogul Parish, going from daddy's little girl to seductress. But besides it, this movie also raises some deeper issues, like highlighting the small things we take for granted in our everyday life. Do make an effort to watch it, you'll find yourself profoundly touched by it.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Richard Se on July 15 2004
Format: DVD
Meet Joe Black is one of my favourite movie of all times, I think it is also one of the best movie of all times. I remember the first time I saw it in the theatre; I was taking a break in the middle of my projects with hardly any sleep for days. I did not realise that is was a 3 hr movie and I did not fall asleep. The opening scene with Anthony Hopkin just captivated me within the first 5 mins of the movie. Since then, I have watched it over 5 times, each time with new discovery in the wonderfully written script about love, death, and life; how a perfect gentle, who I think has everything, still cannot escape mortality, and how this fear has been transformed into courage. The movie had many wonderful moments, one of which when Hopkin with Forlani in the helicopter talking about love like "when lightning strike", also a moving scene when Bill's (Hopkins charactor) less favourite daughter told the father that it is alright as everyone is allowed to have a favourite, it is OK as long as she feels loved. I strongly recommend anyone to watch the movie for yourself and not listening to the negative reviews from the "critics" as most of the time, they are wrong.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Janet Carberry on March 28 2010
Format: DVD
Meet Joe Black is a very poignant film about our immortality and the subject of death, I always thoroughly enjoy this very well acted film, Anthony Hopkins and Brad Pitt turn in excellent performances.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Mitch Weaver on March 8 2004
Format: DVD
Bill Parrish ( Anthony Hopkins) is a media tycoon who is about to celebreate his 65th birthday. Unfortunately, it is also his time to die as well, because Death ( Brad Pitt) decides to pay Bill a visit. Bill manages to make a deal with Death to keep him alive a little bit longer, in exchange for teaching him what it is like to be human. Things become complicated however, when Death not only takes up an interest in life, but in Bill's beautiful daughter Susan ( Claire Forlani) as well.
For some reason "Meet Joe Black" has received mixed reviews from critics and moviegoers. In my opinion, this remake of the 1934 film "Death Takes a Holiday" was one of the best films I have seen in quite some time. The movie has gained a reputation for being long and drawn out because it is 3 hours long. I did not find the film to be drawn out at all, and time flew by for me when watching this film. Brad Pitt is actually a very good actor and shows it in this film. Pitt accurately portrayed how Death would react to the world around him with his endless curiousity and naive behavior. The scene where Death discovers peanut butter for the first time is priceless!! Anthony Hopkins was great as usual, and turns in another oscar worthy performance as Bill Parrish. You come to legitimately feel for his character because you know that it is only a matter of time before the inevitable is coming. The thing that impressed me most about the film, was that the romantic story between Death and Claire Forlani's character Susan is extremely well done, despite the gloom setting that Death's presence brings. I also highly recommend picking up the soundtrack to this film. The musical score used was outstanding.
The only piece of advice I can give with this film, is to ignore its reputation and give it a shot. Overall, "Meet Joe Black" is a captivating and touching film with great performances given from the actors and an incredible soundtrack.
A solid 5 stars...
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By texas on July 10 2014
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
A great movie.
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By Heather Green on July 1 2014
Format: DVD
so romantic you will want to watch it many times over
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Le titre devrait être Meet Joe Black (Bilingual) [Blu-ray]

Langue originale: Anglais, Français.
Sous-titres: Anglais, Espagnol.

Un autre grand film à voir et à revoir.
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By Geordie A. on Sept. 25 2013
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
First off I should say I for the most part dislike Mr. Pitt's acting.
Here he plays the ultimate stiff ... which works great to his acting.
If you like Pitt movies buy it.
If you like Mr. Hopkins (like me) buy it.
Keep in mind that it is a long movie that has some pacing issues, but worth the night you'll spend on it.
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