Horror movie musicals - you either love them or hate them. Little Shop of Horrors is firmly cemented as a cult classic thanks to a catchy soundtrack, an all-star cast featuring Rick Moranis and Steve Martin, and a man-eating plant from outer space. Vote up the surprising small details and trivia facts about Little Shop of Horrors that make you want to rewatch.
Iconic Actors Only Share The Big Screen For About Five Minutes
From Redditor u/dthains_art:
Despite being two of the biggest comedy stars in film, Bill Murray and Steve Martin’s only shared screen time in their careers was a five-minute scene in Little Shop of Horrors.Surprising detail?
The Film Footage Was Recorded Slowly Then Sped Up
From Redditor u/SweetNeo85:
In order to get a fluid, lifelike performance from the elaborate plant puppet, director Frank Oz shot the scenes at 12 frames per second and then sped up the footage to the normal 24 frames per second.Surprising detail?
There's A Reason For The Oddly Placed Doorknobs In The Dentist's Office
From Redditor u/Hepcat10:
The door handle is high on the door to prevent small children from escaping the dentist.Surprising detail?
Audrey ll Has A Famous Singing Voice
From Redditor u/urban_snowshoer:
The voice of the plant in the musical adaptation was Levi Stubbs, the lead singer for the Four Tops.Surprising detail?