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Death at a Funeral -- Death at a Funeral is a hilarious day in the life of an American family come together to put a beloved husband and father to rest. As mourners gather at the family home, shocking revelations, festering resentments, ugly threats, blackmail and a misdirected corpse unleash lethal and riotous mayhem.
Death at a Funeral -- A patriarch's funeral leads to a series of family arguments, revealing dark secrets and possibly murder.
Death at a Funeral -- A clip from Death at a Funeral, wherein a funeral ceremony turns into a debacle of exposed family secrets and misplaced bodies.
Death at a Funeral -- Featurette: Behind the scenes
Death at a Funeral -- Interview: Danny Glover "On reading the script for the first time"


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Writer (WGA):
Dean Craig (written by)
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Release Date:
16 April 2010 (USA) See more »
This is one sad family. See more »
A funeral ceremony turns into a debacle of exposed family secrets and misplaced bodies. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Directed by
Neil LaBute 
Writing credits
Dean Craig (written by)

Produced by
Dean Craig .... executive producer
Glenn S. Gainor .... executive producer
William Horberg .... producer
Trae Ireland .... associate producer
Josh Kesselman .... co-producer
Sidney Kimmel .... producer
Laurence Malkin .... producer
Chris Rock .... producer
Share Stallings .... producer
Nicolas Stern .... co-producer
Jim Tauber .... executive producer
Bruce Toll .... executive producer
Original Music by
Christophe Beck 
Cinematography by
Rogier Stoffers 
Film Editing by
Tracey Wadmore-Smith 
Casting by
Victoria Thomas 
Production Design by
Jon Gary Steele 
Art Direction by
Chris Cornwell 
Set Decoration by
Dena Roth 
Costume Design by
Maya Lieberman 
Makeup Department
Nathalie Allen .... makeup artist
Pierce Austin .... hair department head
Brian Steven Banks .... hair stylist
Shutchai Tym Buacharern .... makeup artist
Debra Denson .... makeup artist
Lisa Deveaux .... makeup artist: Mr. Rock
Leonard Drake .... key hair stylist
Vera Steimberg Moder .... makeup department head (as Vera Steimberg)
Stacey Morris .... hair stylist
Judy Murdock .... makeup artist
Beverly Jo Pryor .... key makeup artist
Kamani Sawyer .... makeup artist: Mr. Lawrence
Linda Villalobos .... hair stylist
Sean Kenney .... lens technician (uncredited)
Production Management
Jennifer Blair .... production supervisor
Glenn S. Gainor .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jeff Bilger .... second assistant director
Albert Cho .... first assistant director
Lynn Struiksma .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Chuck Askerneese .... assistant property master
Bart Barbuscia .... set dresser
Jonathan Bobbitt .... leadman
Max E. Brehme .... property master
Terry Corliss .... on-set greens foreperson
David Corral .... greensman
Warren Drummond .... storyboard artist
Jay Dupuy .... plaster department head
David Goldstein .... lead painter
Karen Higgins .... construction coordinator
Steven Kissick .... general foreman
Al Lewis .... assistant art director
Barbara Mesney .... set designer
Candice Muriedas .... art department coordinator
Jon Nicholson .... on-set dresser
Paris P. Pickard .... art assistant
Christopher Schultz .... assistant property master
Trey Shaffer .... graphic designer
Steve Sickle .... greens foreman
Brian Tipton .... shop foreman
Jason Vanover .... key greensman
Sound Department
Bill W. Benton .... sound re-recording mixer
Gary C. Bourgeois .... sound re-recording mixer
David A. Cohen .... adr supervisor
Ronald Eng .... supervising sound editor
Christopher Flick .... foley editor
Dana LeBlanc Frankley .... first assistant sound editor
Robin Harlan .... foley artist
Shawn Holden .... production sound mixer
Robert Jackson .... boom operator
Pamela Kahn .... foley artist
Ross Levy .... utility sound technician
Sarah Monat .... foley artist
Alex Names .... additional sound utility
Beauxregard Neylon .... adr mixer
Willard Overstreet .... supervising foley editor
Jan Petrov .... adr recordist
Randy Singer .... foley mixer
Robert Troy .... dialogue editor
Steve Tushar .... sound effects editor
Special Effects by
Jonathan Gording .... contact lens consultant
Jeffrey A. Wischnack .... special effects coordinator
Visual Effects by
Dave Isaac Santos Abuel .... digital compositor
Mandy Arnold .... digital restoration artist
Suzette Barnett .... digital compositor
Raoul Bolognini .... visual effects producer
Kristen Branan .... head of production: Zoic Studios
Ristra Fajarwaty .... digital compositor
Carolyn Martin .... visual effects coordinator
Grant Okita .... lead title designer
Rocco Passionino .... visual effects supervisor
Mike Rhone .... visual effects
Nik Slotiuk .... cg artist
Kevin Struckman .... cg artist
Conrade Gamble .... stunts (as Conrade Gamble II)
Lance Gilbert .... stunt coordinator
Troy Gilbert .... stunts
Bethany Levy .... stunts
Dustin Meier .... stunts
Kevin Reid .... stunts
Jeffrey Sheller .... stunts
Monty L. Simons .... stunts
Glen Yrigoyen .... stunts
Conrade Gamble .... stunt double (uncredited)
Bethany Levy .... stunt double: Zoe Saldana (uncredited)
Kevin Reid .... stunt double: James Marsden (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Hospecio Balani .... rigging grip
Chris Bennett .... lighting programmer
Phil Bray .... still photographer
Robin Bursey .... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Kevin Celi .... digital imaging technician
Fred Cooper .... dolly grip
Edward J. Cox .... rigging best boy
Andrew Degnan .... second assistant camera
Alan R. Disler .... first assistant camera
Adam W. Erler .... grip
Mark Hadland .... assistant chief lighting technician
R. Dana Harlow .... grip
Michael Herron .... digital video assist operator
Douglas Kieffer .... lighting technician
Jason Newton .... dolly grip: "b" camera
Matt Perry .... grip
Christopher Prampin .... gaffer
Chris Rauch .... grip
Brian H. Reynolds .... key grip
Paul Sanchez .... camera operator
Robert Stillman .... grip
Tommy Tieche .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Diana Ulzheimer .... camera loader
Hootly Weedn .... set lighting technician
Chris Weigand .... lighting technician
James O'Hara .... remote camera technician (uncredited)
Rick Page .... first assistant camera (re-shoots) (uncredited)
Casting Department
Annie Muñoz .... extras casting
Karen Wood .... extras casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Romy Devack .... costume assistant
Amy Fegely .... set costumer
Heidi Higginbotham .... costume supervisor
Courtney Hoffman .... additional costumer
Lindsey Kear .... wardrobe production assistant
Molly McConnaughy .... costume shopper
Kathleen Mussehl .... key costumer
Lisa D. Quercioli .... key costumer
Kia Tyrrell .... set costumer
Cesha Ventre .... set costumer
Mary Walbridge .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Pete Conlin .... post production
Greg Curry .... colorist: dailies
Jason Ellena .... apprentice editor
Jonathan Hoffman .... post production
Trent Johnson .... digital film colorist
Kristine McPherson .... additional editor
Harry Muller .... color timer
Lorena Talpan .... post-production assistant
Reza Amidi .... digital intermediate editor (uncredited)
Location Management
Douglas Dresser .... supervising location manager: Screen Gems
S. Dylan Kirkland .... key assistant location manager
Eric Mills .... assistant location manager
Morgan Patterson .... key assistant location manager
Music Department
Fernand Bos .... music editor
Todd Bozung .... music editor
Tim Davies .... arranger
Jaclyn Newman Dorn .... assistant music editor (as Jaclyn Newman)
Nick Fevola .... music preparation
Peter Fuchs .... scoring mixer
Matthew Janszen .... score coordinator
Kevin Kliesch .... orchestrator
Kier Lehman .... music department
Vladimir Martinka .... music librarian
Jake Monaco .... composer: additional music
Jake Monaco .... score producer
Martin Roller .... assistant scoring engineer
Casey Stone .... music scoring mixer
Transportation Department
Dan Brizendine .... transportation coordinator
Neil Chisholm .... production van driver
Jayson Ehlers .... transportation co-captain
J. Armin Garza II .... driver: camera car
Yvette Peterson .... driver
Irv Press .... generator operator/driver
John Siedenburg .... driver
Other crew
Alexis Alexander .... assistant: Ms. Saldana
James Bland .... production assistant
Nicholas Brown .... first assistant accountant
Sean Campe .... production assistant
Nathan Chitayat .... assistant: Mr. Horberg
Kaiser Clark .... driver
Matthew Cuny .... assistant: Mr. Stern
Adam Cuthbert .... additional production assistant
Michelle Danner .... acting coach
Annette Dash .... accounting clerk
D.R. Farquharson .... project manager: Deluxe Digital Cinema
Brendan Finnigan .... second assistant accountant
Jillian Giacomini .... script supervisor
Jordan Gilbert .... production secretary
Jesse Grillo .... assistant: cast
Russell Heeks .... sync rushes
Mark Hochman .... HD video playback
Shadow Peter Kingsley .... production assistant
Ahmed Kirdar .... set production assistant
Lauren Brooke Kurfirst .... assistant production coordinator
Melissa Voyagis Langham .... epk field producer (as Melissa Voyagis)
Scott Levine .... unit publicist
Jamie Lieberman .... assistant: Mr. Gainor
Christian Malouf .... payroll accountant
Sam May .... set production assistant
Lauren McClard .... assistant: Mr. Horberg
Rachel McIntyre .... production assistant
Doug Miller .... assistant: Mr. Rock (as Douglas Miller)
Jackie Morrison .... production assistant
Arian Simone Reed .... publicity consultant (as Arian Reed)
Chris Romberg .... production accountant
Sue Smith .... production coordinator
Lon Strickland .... production assistant
Chrisoula Vlassopoulos .... second assistant accountant
Ryan Whan .... first assistant accountant
Christina Hwang .... title producer (uncredited)
Melissa Voyagis Langham .... epk field producer (uncredited)
Frank Oz .... special thanks

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Rated R for language, drug content and some sexual humor
92 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M | Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Finland:K-12/9 (2012 reform re-rating) | Finland:K-11/9 (original rating) | Ireland:15A | Malaysia:18 | Netherlands:12 | Singapore:NC-16 | South Korea:18 | Sweden:15 | UK:15 | USA:R (certificate #45791)

Did You Know?

This movie is a remake of the 2007 movie of the same name, Death at a Funeral (2007). Although Hollywood has a history of making American versions of foreign films, the original versions are usually in a language other than English - not the case here, since the original film was a British production and filmed in English. This is a very unusual case of a remake being made very quickly of an English-language movie that had a theatrical release in the US (albeit not a very successful one).See more »
Continuity: When we first see the naked Oscar hanging from the gable on the roof of the house, he's about three feet from the window. Subsequently, in close-up he's much closer than that, and we can see Jeff reach right out and grab him, as he is much closer to the window now than before.See more »
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62 out of 87 people found the following review useful.
Watch the original instead, 13 July 2010
Author: Thufir Hawat from Hungary

Let me cut it short. There was a refreshing, funny, utterly lovable and enjoyable death - comedy titled Death at a Funeral. It's not even outdated, came out a couple of years ago. This movie tries to live up to the original English comedy, but despite the brilliant actors like Glover and David, it doesn't succeed. It actually made every mistake a remake can make, therefore the original remains brilliant and this one is just a weak copy. Sad, but true. They tried, even tried hard, I admit, but there are things that best remain untouched. Death at a Funeral is one of them. It's a nice try, but will disappear undocumented, unlike the original one that remains a fine example of English black humor.

My recommendation: Watch that one instead.

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