Brad Pitt, Baby Shampoo, and a Unitard: The Story Behind That Meet Joe Black Car Scene

Vulture - 04-17


Meet Joe Black, Martin Brest’s 1998 film starring Brad Pitt as Death on holiday and Anthony Hopkins as his unwitting host, is an odd duck of a movie. It reenters the discourse every few years, usually after someone who’s never seen it stumbles upon it on late-night cable TV, then either dismisses it as totally absurd or defends its bizarre beauty.