Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

DVD - 2012
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A nerdish florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed.
"A comedy, a love story and a cult classic starring a giant singing plant from outer space - what else could it be but Little Shop of Horrors? The 1986 film has a surprisingly complex history; it began as a short story, then became a low-budget film, before turning into an Off-Broadway play, when finally Frank Oz and his team created this quirky, dark screen version. Many fans do not know that this adaptation originally had a far more sinister ending, which everyone can now see in the Director's Cut of the film included in this special edition package."--Container.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., 2012
Edition: The director's cut
ISBN: 9780780698895
0780698894
Call Number: DVD F LITT
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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mrb1987
Dec 11, 2020

great movie it's a lot diffrent from the 1960's movie but this one was a musical and comedy.
great movie. steve martin at one of his best movies and rick moranis was amazing. great 80's movie.

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Castielismyangle
Oct 09, 2020

i would say this is a pretty good and scary movie and i love this movie and its a really good one

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Navi66
Jul 06, 2020

Steve Martin is hilarious in this!

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lissa_adamson
May 24, 2020

LOVE LOVE LOVE!

💐 Doubtlessly the best horror-comedy ever that was made in two days.

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CPLSecondHome
Nov 30, 2019

I'd heard about this years ago and since it had Jack Nicholson in it decided it was worth a try. But I was surprised that this was ever released on the public. Can't recommend it, not even for a laugh at how weird it is.

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ghunt_4
Aug 03, 2019

I liked the original movie, but this is to much of a musical and not much of a play or good movie for me.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Apr 16, 2019

Honestly, what can I say besides that it's a classic. It's got that weird, quirky, b-movie vibe, and is just bizarre and funny enough to make you forget about the kinda sorta terrifying story. It's funny, heartfelt, horrifying, and tragic, somehow managing to strike a perfect balance. Seymour's moral dilemma will forever be heart-wrenching, the concept of a sadist dentist will forever be hilarious, and a giant, singing, human-flesh-devouring alien flytrap named Audrey II of all things and voiced by Levi Stubbs of all people will forever be the cherry on top of this timeless movie. @red_sky_in_the_morning of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

Little Shop of Horrors is a unique movie that is based on a play by the same title. The film stars famous actors such as Rick Moranis, Steve Martin, John Candy, and more! Everything about this movie is very unique and fun. It's funny, entertaining, and has absolutely amazing music! It also stays pretty close to the original play. Personally, I'd say that this is definitely a classic. If you haven't seen this, I absolutely recommend you see it, and the play! I also recommend this film to anyone who is interested in musicals! This is definitely one of the most unique musicals of all time. I give this film 5/5. @Gummibee11 of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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DUVIDL
Mar 22, 2019

The original Roger Corman movie was reportedly made in two days on a shoe string budget and, unlike The Terror, this is a riotous hit. And a dead-on take-off on (Dum-De-Dum-Dum) Dragnet! As for the original ending to the musical Frank Oz whines over change: the focus audience was right! It's not just that it's mean-spiritedly depressing: IT'S FROM A TOTALLY DIFFERENT MOVIE! After making us truly care for these two people, Oz suddenly kills them off and then expects us to immediately forget about them while he goes off on a non sequitur half-arse tangent. His ending , while working great in live theater (ala MARAT/SADE), falls flat on the screen. The ending he was 'forced to' (sniff! sniff!) tack on is PERFECT! It fits the movie we have been watching and, unlike the 'big special effects extravaganza' ( that I'm sure gave the Oz team a real h@rd-*n) the final shot of little Audrey 3 is much more satisfying ("Ho! Ho! Ho! Hee! Hee! Hee! Ya Got M' Little Cousins - and my great big brother - But Cha Didn't Get Me! PPPPHT!)

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newdog
Jan 04, 2018

I have I not seen this movie and I want yo if it is any good. Will some please tell how good it and that would be great, I also want to wish everyone a Happy New Year. Good Bye everyone and have a great year, I hope to hear from you soon, and what it's rated to please.

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mrb1987
Dec 11, 2020

this movie is about murders in a surburbia with venus flytraps and flowers this movie gets better with today's audiences time and time again. great movie. rick moranis was at the top of his game.and steve martin was at his funniest. great movie truly time testing movie.

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