Death at a Funeral Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 1511

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 112

Theatrical Release Date: 08/16/2007

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 02/26/2008

Language: English

Genre: Comedy, Drama

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Frank Oz

Actors: Matthew Macfadyen, Rupert Graves, Alan Tudyk, Daisy Donovan, Kris Marshall, Ewen Bremner

Plot: A man creates chaos when he tries exposes a dark secret regarding a recently deceased man from a wacko British family.

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Azerafel - wrote on 01/05/2014

I'm always up for a little dysfunction, and this film delivered. Finding out awkward family secrets is bad enough, but to learn of them during said family member's funeral is infinitely worse. There are some memorable scenes - the tussle in the study with Peter Dinklage and Alan Tudyk tripping out are absolute screams, both of which must be seen to be believed. Loved it, and would recommend over the American remake any day.

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SIngli6 - wrote on 01/30/2012

Very well structured, but exceptionally unfunny.

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dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/09/2011

The previews were more funnier then the actual movie

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Death Has Complications!

MovieAddict - wrote on 04/25/2012

I’d recommend this film for those who like their comedy a bit on the black side. This is the kind of humor the Brits do so well - intelligent, expertly delivered dialog and action that can make even the most unlikely situations hilarious.

The father of an upper class British family has died and son Daniel (Matthew MacFadyen) and his wife Jane (Keeley Hawes) have agreed to host the funeral and give his dearly departed father a dignified send off. After the mortuary first delivers the wrong corpse the tone is set for all the wrong things to happen. While he waits for the right body to show up, he also has to make sure all the guests show up so the service will be flawless. Naturally, the result is anything but, for a number of reasons: firstly, there's that problem with the eulogy, …

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