Corriere della Sera – December 17, 1993

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Original Italian:
Kim Basinger ” cadavere ” in videoclip

Corriere Della Sera – December 17, 1993

la rockstar Tom Petty ha completato il nuovo videoclip per il suo singolo ” Mary Jane’ s last dance ” : protagonista e’ Kim Basinger che interpreta la parte di un cadavere
LOS ANGELES . Con umorismo nero la rockstar Tom Petty ha completato il nuovo videoclip per il suo singolo “Mary Jane’ s last dance”, tratto dalla raccolta “Greatest Hits”, che in USA ha gia’ superato il milione di copie vendute. Coprotagonista e’ Kim Basinger che interpreta la parte di un cadavere. Su un tavolo di obitorio Petty trova il corpo di Kim: invaghito, se lo porta a casa (simile a quella di Norman Bates in “Psycho” di Hitchcock) e, dopo averlo vestito e truccato, si abbandona con esso in un valzer.

English Translation:
Kim Basinger plays corpse in videoclip

Corriere Della Sera – December 17, 1993

Rock star Tom Petty has completed the new video for his single, “Mary Jane’s Last Dance;”  the protagonist, Kim Basinger, plays the part of a corpse.
LOS ANGELES — With black humor, rock star Tom Petty has completed the new video for his single “Mary Jane’s Last Dance,” from the “Greatest Hits” collection, which in the U.S. has already sold over a million copies. Co-star Kim Basinger plays the part of a corpse. Petty finds the body of Basinger on a morgue table; infatuated, he takes her home (similiar to Norman Bates in Hitchcock’s “Psycho”) and after dressing and making her up, he walzes with her.

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