Original Heathers Film Released for Free Streaming

Original Heathers Film Released for Free Streaming

With the recent news that the Heathers: The Musical film might be ready for release, it's a great time to revisit the cult 1989 movie that started it all.

Despite being a box office flop, the film received critical acclaim is regarded as one of the greatest coming-of-age films of all time. Years later, it became a hit stage musical by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy.

The film can now be streamed for free, and here's how to watch it:



For a limited time, the 1989 film Heathers will be streaming for free in the US - a direct link has been added to our list of free streaming musicals and plays

In 2010, the movie was adapted into a musical directed by Andy Fickman. Following several readings and workshops, the musical opened Off-Broadway in 2014 with Barrett Wilbert Weed as Veronica Sawyer and Jessica Keenan Wynn as Heather Chandler.

While the New York premiere lasted just 6 months, an Off-West End production that opened in 2018 became a major hit across the UK. The production originally starred Carrie Hope Fletcher as Veronica Sawyer, Jodie Steele as Heather Chandler, Jamie Muscato as JD, T’Shan Williams as Heather Duke and Sophie Isaacs as Heather McNamara.

In April 2022 it was announced Steam Motion & Sound (Waitress: Filmed live on Broadway, Aladdin: The Broadway Musical, Kinky Boots) will film the return engagement of the show at The Other Palace. The show was captured over several performances in May 2022 and is expected to be released later this year.