The film begins with narcissistic actress Madeline Meryl Streep stealing the latest in a series of potential fiancées, wimpy plastic surgeon Ernest Bruce Willis , from her ex-best friend Helen Goldie Hawn. In 1978, in Broadway, the decadent and narcissist actress Madeline Ashton is performing Songbird, based on Tennessee Williams' Sweet Bird of Youth. Not all the sight gags work, and Zemeckis' lighthearted treatment of such grotesque material tends to dull the satirical edge, but there are some truly inspired moments of dementia -- particularly a hilarious cameo from Sydney Pollack as a doctor who comes unglued while examining Streep who has yet to realize she's dead. Out of the blue, they are invited to a party where Helen will release her novel Forever Young and Madeline goes to a beauty shop. Then she receives her rival Helen Sharp Goldie Hawn , who is an aspiring writer, and her fiancé Ernest Menville Bruce Willis , who is a plastic surgeon, in her dressing-room.
In 1992, the marriage of Madeline and Menville is finished and he is no longer a surgeon but an alcoholic caretaker. Programming subject to regional availability, blackouts, and device restrictions. Years later, she returns home to confront the now-married couple, looking radiant. In 1992, the marriage of Madeline and Menville is finished and he is no longer a surgeon but an alcoholic caretaker. Best remembered for Dick Smith's Oscar-winning makeup effects, which allow the rapidly-rotting undead femmes to toss off witty one-liners with ragged holes blasted through their bodies or spin their heads Exorcist-style.
. It appears that Helen owes her sexy comeback to the same magic formula, and the inevitable violent clash between the two well-dressed banshees leads to the realization that both women have become nearly impervious zombies, clawing at each other's throats long after the blood has run cold in their veins. Then she receives her rival Helen Sharp, who is an aspiring writer, and her fiancé Ernest Menville, who is a plastic surgeon, in her dressing-room. Meanwhile Helen seduces Menville and they plot a scheme to kill Madeline. Helen and Madeline quickly realize that that their dead bodies are slowly deteriorating and they beg Ernest to continually touch them up using his mortician skills. Helen also wakes up, with a giant hole in her stomach from the gun shots. The owner gives a business card of the specialist in rejuvenation Lisle Von Rhuman to her.
Fearing that Helen will try to steal Ernest back -- and dreading the thought of not having a plastic surgeon at her beck and call -- Madeline solicits the supernatural services of an exotic New Age mystic Isabella Rossellini , who sells her a potent youth elixir with the stipulation that she follow the dosage instructions to the letter. The actress follows suit, but discovers that immortality has a price. Depressed and infuriated, Helen suffers a breakdown that lands her in a mental hospital -- in addition to a junk-food bender that seems to triple her weight. Unfortunately for everyone, the introduction of a magic potion causes things to be a great deal more complicated than a mere murder plot. It is an American black comedy fantasy film directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by David Koepp and Martin Donovan, and starring Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, and Goldie Hawn.
Compatible device and high-speed, broadband Internet connection required. Death Becomes Her is one of the most popular horror movies. Wishing for the same eternal youth, Madeline seeks out Lisle von Rhoman Isabella Rossellini who gives her a magical potion that makes Madeline young and beautiful again. Death Becomes Her 1992 In 1978, in Broadway, the decadent and narcissist actress Madeline Ashton is performing Songbird, based on Tennessee Williams' Sweet Bird of Youth. She breaks her neck but becomes a living dead. Death Becomes Her won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. Have Helen and Madeline learned that eternal life isn't all it's cracked up to be, or will they continue to fight over Ernest for the rest of their undead lives? The owner gives a business card of the specialist in rejuvenation Lisle Von Rhuman to her.
The undead Madeline kills Helen by shooting her. In 1992, the marriage of Madeline and Menville is finished and he is no longer a surgeon but an alcoholic caretaker. Streaming content may count against your data usage. It was released in 1992. Made by movie fans, for movie fans. When Madeline comes home, she has an argument Menville and he pushes her from the staircase.
But she also becomes a living dead and they conclude they need Menville to help them to maintain their bodies. In 1992, the marriage of Madeline and Menville is finished and he is no longer a surgeon but an alcoholic caretaker. Use direct links to download or Watch Online. In 1978, in Broadway, the decadent and narcissist actress Madeline Ashton is performing Songbird, based on Tennessee Williams' Sweet Bird of Youth. When the envious Madeline sees Helen thin in a perfect shape, she decides to seek out Lisle and buys a potion to become young again.
Death Becomes Her is a fantasy comedy film from 1992 that was written by Martin Donovan and David Koepp and directed by Robert Zemeckis. Her ex-husband's new wife wants to know her secret, and discovers that she has been taking a mysterious drug which grants eternal life to the person who drinks it. When Helen arrives at Menville's house expecting that Madeline is dead, she is murdered by Madeline. Seven years later, Helen is obese in a psychiatric hospital and obsessed in seeking revenge on Madeline. Pricing, channels, features, content, and compatible devices subject to change.