电影名称 Meet Joe Black
- ——He's Expecting You.
- 中文名称 第六感生死缘
- 类型 戏剧 / 奇幻 / 悬疑 / 爱情
- 国家 美国
- 语言 英语 / 克里奥尔语
- 时长 2 hr 58 min (178 min)
- 上映时间 13 November 1998 (USA)
William Parrish's birthday is drawing near. He is 64 years old. He has been a good man: a good business man with his own telecommunications company and a very dear father for his daughters Susan and Allison; but death is waiting for him. Death appropriates the body of a young man who had died few hours before and had won over Susan before his death. The death, called Joe Black, tells William he'll have more time if he shows him how is to be a human. Joe a Susan fall in love and Joe wants to take Susan to the beyond; but Susan doesn't know who Joe really is, she thinks he is the man she knew at café. William face up Joe and tell him doesn't know what love is, what sacrifice is and honesty with the other person is. So Joe understands he must allow Susa live her own life. Joe loves William, Susan and all his family. In the other hand, Joe helps William to make up his company. Drew is the second man in the company but he has a secret commercial relation with other company. Drew is working to sell William's company to the competition. Finally, Drew is discovered by Joe. While William's birthday party is being celebrated, Joe goes along to the travel towards beyond with William walking through the big garden. Susan is looking them. Few minutes after, Joe and Susan's father are missing but then, she sees a young man coming with the same body that Joe. He isn't Joe, he is the man she knew at the café. She's sad because she knows her father has gone away but she is happy because he has recovered a love.
Bill Parrish, media tycoon, loving father and still a human being, is about to celebrate his 65th birthday. One morning, he is contacted by the Inevitable - by hallucination, as he thinks. Later, Death itself enters his home and his life, personified in a man's body: Joe Black has arrived. His intention was to take Bill with him, but accidentally, Joe's former host and Bills beautiful daughter Susan have already met. Joe begins to develop certain interest in life on earth as well as in Susan, who has no clue who she's flirting with.
Joe Black and Bill Parrish enter into a most unusual gentleman's agreement. Wealthy media tycoon William Parrish leads a charmed existence until Death comes calling with an extraordinary proposition - he'll delay Bill's imminent demise in exchange for a tour of life. Innocent, enigmatic and often hilarious, Joe disrupts Bill's world of privilege and corporate intrigue. But when he falls for Bill's beautiful daughter, Joe threatens to change the rules. Now Bill must fight not for his future, but for those he loves in this bittersweet tale of life and death.
A media mogul acts as a guide to Death, who takes the form of a young man to learn about life on Earth and in the process, fall in love with his guide's daughter.