Steve Martin as Orin Scrivello, DDS, a sadistic, nitrous oxide-addicted dentist and Audrey’s violent, abusive boyfriend. Levi Stubbs as the voice of Audrey II, an evil and boisterous flytrap-like extraterrestrial plant with plans to take over the planet.
After a while he wanted to take off the mask but realized it was broken, and he began to asphyxiate. Seymour, who couldn’t bring himself to shoot Orin, watched as Orin died in front of him. After his death Seymour chopped him up with an axe and fed him to Audrey II.
Steve Martin was 40 in Little Shop of Horrors when he played the character ‘Orin Scrivello, DDS’.
Moranis can carry a tune, though. As Seymour Krelborn in the film version of the musical, Little Shop of Horrors , he sang about growing man-eating plants and even crooned a love song. But most of the singing he’s done since then has been in the shower.
Confessing to Audrey he fed Mushnik and Orin to Audrey II , Audrey requests Seymour to feed her to the plant and earn the success he deserves, before she dies in his arms (reprise of “Somewhere That’s Green”).
A 23 minute alternate ending , faithful to the original , stage ending , was originally shot. After two failed test screenings in San Jose and Los Angeles, in which the audiences rejected the ending , the theatrical, “happy” ending was shot, in which both Audrey and Seymour survive, and Audrey II is destroyed.
Though it’s thoroughly entertaining, there are some scary scenes in THE LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS that may not be appropriate for some viewers.
Little Shop of Horrors (1986) is a movie directed by Frank Oz and is currently available to stream on Netflix .
Seymour convinces her otherwise, and the two finally decide to be together. Later they plan to marry and escape Skid Row. However, when Audrey receives a phone call from Audrey II and rushes to the plant shop . She dies in his arms, after instructing him to feed her to Audrey II so that he may become famous and wealthy.
Working before the advent of CGI, director Frank Oz knew that Audrey II could only be properly brought to life through the magic of puppetry. With Audrey II , he created his masterpiece, a massive, 13-foot high puppet made of rubber and Kevlar that’s as lifelike as any of the flesh-and-blood actors in the film.
Little Shop Of Horrors
|#||Victim||Cause of Death|
|1.||Orin Scrivello||Suffocated By Laughing Gas|
|2.||Mr. Mushnik||Swallowed Whole|
|3.||Audrey||Bitten In Stomach/Back|
|4.||Seymour Krelborn||Swallowed Whole|