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Dead Like Me: Life After Death (2009)

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After the departure of Rube Sofer, a new head reaper named Cameron Kane takes over. He's a slick businessman who couldn't care less about helping the newly dead. Chaos ensues and brings out... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Crystal Dahl ...
Hudson Hart
Jennifer Hardick (as Shenae Grimes)
James Easter Bradford ...
Limo Driver (as James Bradford)
Danette Mackay ...
Sheryl (as Danette MacKay)


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Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some sexual content and violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 February 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dead Like Me  »

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Box Office


$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

(Dolby Surround)


Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


Sarah Wynter takes the role of Daisy Adair, previously played by Laura Harris in the series. In 24 (2001), the two actresses played sisters. See more »


When Reggie is driving to school, the roads are totally wet. When she arrives a few minutes later, the road is completely dry. However, it's never stated how far she drove from the wet roads to the school. It's not uncommon for a rain storm to get one part of a city while leaving the other part dry. See more »


George Lass: [Upon meeting their new boss] Not to be all 'What the fuck?' about this but...
Roxy Harvey: What the fuck?
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References Gone with the Wind (1939) See more »


Boom Boom Ba
Performed by Metisse
Written by Aida Bredou & Skully
Published by Sony/ATV Music Publishing
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Fun and satisfying followup to a great show
17 February 2009 | by See all my reviews

I'm a fan of the original show, so reading the (rather negative) reviews here at IMDb I had very low expectations for _Dead Like Me: Life After Death_. I mean -- no Rube? A different Daisy? George looks different? Why should I even bother to rent this? But I did -- and I'm happy to report that _DLM:LAD_ is a really good movie, *much* better than you'd think reading about it here. The stuff that I thought would bug me (no Rube etc) didn't matter at all. There are two major plot lines and both are engaging and well-written. Without giving anything away, one of the plots involves George's mom and sister; I always thought the "George's family" segments dragged in the original show, but in the movie George's sister Reggie has grown up and she brightens the screen whenever she appears. The writing is good and a couple of lines had me on the floor ("je ne sais quoi"), plus there are a number of "we always wanted to see *that*!" moments which I won't spoil for you.

Yes, George looks older but her new look grew on me pretty quickly. If I had to make one change, I'd have added more exposition about Crystal, but maybe some things are never meant to be known.

In short: thumbs up, a good movie following up on a wonderful show.

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