Released Date
November 13, 1998
Distributor
Universal Pictures
Genre
Romance
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$90,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$44,619,100 + $98,321,000 = $142,940,100
57

Brad Pitt

as Joe Black

83

Anthony Hopkins

as William Parrish

57

Jake Weber

as Drew

91

June Squibb

as Helen

77

Jeffrey Tambor

as Quince

49

Claire Forlani

as Dr. Susan Parrish

62

Marcia Gay Harden

as Allison Parrish

About Meet Joe Black

Death, who takes the form of a young man, asks a media mogul to act as a guide to teach him about life on Earth, and in the process, he falls in love with his guide's daughter.

About

Death as seen in the form of a young man asks a media mogul to teach him about life on Earth. In the process, he falls in love with his mentor's daughter.

Trivia

The movie was loosely based on the 1934 film Death Takes a Holiday. It marked the second time Brad Pitt starred opposite Anthony Hopkins after 1994's Legends of the Fall.