Drop Dead Gorgeous (film)

Drop Dead Gorgeous
Drop Dead Gorgeous poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byMichael Patrick Jann
Produced byGavin Polone
Judy Hofflund
Written byLona Williams
Music byMark Mothersbaugh
CinematographyMichael Spiller
Edited byJanice Hampton
Distributed byNew Line Cinema
Release date
  • July 23, 1999 (1999-07-23)
Running time
98 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$10–15 million[1][2]
Box office$10.5 million[1]

Drop Dead Gorgeous is a 1999 American black comedy mockumentary film directed by Michael Patrick Jann and starring Kirsten Dunst, Ellen Barkin, Brittany Murphy, Allison Janney, Denise Richards, Kirstie Alley, and Amy Adams in her film debut. It follows the contestants in a beauty pageant called the Sarah Rose Cosmetics Mount Rose American Teen Princess Pageant, held in the small fictional town of Mount Rose, Minnesota, in which various contestants die in suspicious ways.

  1. ^ a b "Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)". Box Office Mojo. IMDB. 2002-08-28. Retrieved 2012-02-14.
  2. ^ "Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999) - Financial Information". The Numbers.