The return of a vengeful ex-girlfriend sets into motion a series of gruesome events for a hapless Irish bachelor in director Robert Quinn's grim black comedy.

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Tommy McGann
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Jean Goodman
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Billy
Darren Healy ...
Noel
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Viv McCormack
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Mr. O'Leary
Des Nealon ...
Mr. Kearns
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Gordon Ellis (as Gerard Mcsorley)
Liz Quinn ...
Receptionist in Gym
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Detective Inspector Wheeler (as Seán Mcginley)
Frank Coughlan ...
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Helen (as Sarah-Jane Drummey)
Alan Robinson ...
Police Officer in Coffee Shop
Breffni Winston ...
Police Officer in Coffee Shop (as Breffni Whiston)
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The return of a vengeful ex-girlfriend sets into motion a series of gruesome events for a hapless Irish bachelor in director Robert Quinn's grim black comedy.

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Every situation is a grave situation.

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Dates on Garda security camera in one scene show 9 September 2003. In a subsequent scene, the date is 5 September 2003. See more »

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Jean Goodman: We're through. We're over. You screwed up one too many times, Tommy. I'm not taking you back. I'm not going to give you another chance. We're finished.
Tommy McGann: I don't want another chance.
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Good little Irish murder drama!
13 January 2007 | by (scotland) – See all my reviews

I saw Dead Bodies on BBC1 at the start of the week, it was on just past midnight (i could not sleep) so i thought i would be turning off the telly half way through, however it turned out to be an enjoyable grim little drama about a guy called Tommy who by accident causes his girlfriend (sexy Katy Davis) to fall and die and disposes of the body himself...then all sorts of paranoid things start to happen.

I don't want to give away the plot or any twists so check it out, because you get a great shot of Katy Davis's bum as shes having sex in this film and it rivals Nicole Kidman's butt shot in the much better thriller Malice.


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