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1.

One of the best performances of Jack Black's career!

9/10
Author: Natasha Bishop on 17 June 2011
2.

Texas True!

10/10
Author: sailingsmot on 17 October 2011
3.

Linklater knows Texas

9/10
Author: thelastjoker on 22 May 2012
4.

Enthusiastically quirky

9/10
Author: Steve Pulaski on 20 May 2012
5.

A Brilliant Film!

10/10
Author: frebo3 on 5 May 2012
6.

Morbidly Seriocomic True-Crime Story Gives Black an Ideal Role for His Quirky Persona

8/10
Author: Ed Uyeshima on 27 August 2012
7.

He just won't say no...

7/10
Author: dvc5159 on 6 June 2012
8.

All about Texas, via a stunning Jack Black performance

7/10
Author: secondtake on 26 February 2013
9.

An Absolute Miscalculation

5/10
Author: samkan on 11 June 2012
10.

An unsolved mystery wrapped in a dark comedy

6/10
Author: Dan Franzen (dfranzen70) on 15 January 2013
11.

The Film Sneaks Up On You and Pulls The Rug...In A Nice Way!

8/10
Author: museumofdave on 20 February 2013
12.

Hilarious Slice Of Americana

8/10
Author: georgep53 on 22 May 2012
13.

Most entertaining movie of 2012 so far

8/10
Author: bobbobwhite on 21 May 2012
14.

Excellent and very funny black comedy

8/10
Author: yeltzmanmatt on 9 December 2014
15.

Highly entertaining tale of townspeople losing moral compass after seduction by charming assistant funeral director

7/10
Author: Turfseer on 22 January 2013
16.

A lot of fun and amazingly, it's all true!

9/10
Author: planktonrules on 5 January 2013
17.

Bernie...a good undertaking

7/10
Author: dgefroh on 30 December 2012
18.

There is an indispensable subtext regarding the enclosing nature of religious communities that belies the film's quirkiness and peculiarity

8/10
Author: Likes_Ninjas90 on 19 August 2012
19.

Bernie delivers a story so crazy it has to be true

10/10
Author: rgblakey on 21 August 2012
20.

Jack Black at his finest!

10/10
Author: Russ Evans on 19 June 2012
21.

Jack Black at his best.

7/10
Author: Quietb-1 on 8 June 2012
22.

True crime comedy, Texas-style

8/10
Author: napierslogs on 20 July 2012
23.

That's entertainment

7/10
Author: john32935 on 20 January 2015
24.

This movie is about a man (Bernie) who befriends everybody in his town, becomes a suspect for a murder

10/10
Author: Sarah Quinn on 16 November 2013
25.

Truth is Freakier than Fiction

8/10
Author: itamarscomix on 31 December 2012
26.

Boy is this a tough one to categorize

8/10
Author: Muti R Sufi (mutisufi) on 30 December 2012
27.

What a piece of work! Outstanding!

10/10
Author: sgphoto on 9 November 2012
28.

Darkly hilarious... so bizarre, it must be true!

8/10
Author: Dory_Darko on 28 October 2012
29.

Very interesting true story that gets very entertaining with Jack Black in the lead role.

Author: TxMike on 8 September 2012
30.

Black Is Back....I mean Bernie!

9/10
Author: AudioFileZ on 3 August 2012
31.

A Very Special Treat

9/10
Author: aharmas on 27 July 2012
32.

Amazing

8/10
Author: hvprasad on 14 July 2012
33.

Bernie is a Must-See

9/10
Author: Catt Jones (cattjones@chixchatonfilm.com) on 8 July 2012
34.

A Nutshell Review: Bernie

8/10
Author: DICK STEEL on 21 July 2012
35.

Slab of Life

8/10
Author: EephusPitch on 21 June 2012
36.

Loved it in spite of myself

10/10
Author: rzajac on 13 April 2015
37.

An Incredible True Story!

9/10
Author: g-bodyl on 29 November 2014
38.

Richard Linklater always brings out the best.

8/10
Author: Matthew Luke Brady on 13 November 2014
39.

When good meets evil

7/10
Author: aldri-feb on 17 June 2014
40.

Bernie Well Acted!

9/10
Author: cheerman1991 on 27 August 2013
41.

Bernie's definitely not your Tenacious D-, Nacho Libre-type Jack Black performance.

7/10
Author: GlassSpiider on 13 July 2013
42.

Superior satire

7/10
Author: rooee on 7 May 2013
43.

Comedy and intelligent can go together

Author: cinematic_aficionado (cinematokrisis@gmail.com) on 3 May 2013
44.

'Bernie' offers something different

8/10
Author: Andrew Pelechaty on 22 April 2013
45.

People Are Funny

8/10
Author: LeonLouisRicci on 23 March 2013
46.

B(l)ack in Black...

Author: Rabbit-Reviews on 19 February 2013
47.

Granny's in the Deep Freeze

7/10
Author: tieman64 on 24 January 2013
48.

Best Richard Linklater Film in Years

8/10
Author: gavin6942 on 3 January 2013
49.

Jack Black at his Best!

9/10
Author: KDizz2011 on 21 December 2012
50.

"You cannot have grief tragically become a comedy."

7/10
Author: classicsoncall on 3 December 2012
51.

Biased, upbeat and superbly acted

Author: Rameshwar IN on 24 October 2012
52.

Richard Linklater's Bernie provides quite a whimsical look at the way a murder happened

8/10
Author: tavm on 21 October 2012
53.

More Important As a Story Than as an Entertainment

7/10
Author: DKosty123 on 20 October 2012
54.

Jack Black gives a tour de force performance

9/10
Author: DarthVoorhees on 28 August 2012
55.

Jack Black's best performance

8/10
Author: Ken Protecious on 24 August 2012
56.

Bernie (2011-12) - He's an Angel...of Death!

9/10
Author: nickmesafilms (nickmesafilms@yahoo.com) on 7 August 2012
57.

Genius movie. Genius performances 10 out of 10

10/10
Author: eddie-931-828282 on 2 March 2014
58.

Murder and Musical Comedy Tonight!

5/10
Author: mark.waltz on 3 September 2013
59.

Shocking true story! 5/10

5/10
Author: leonblackwood on 25 August 2013
60.

Quite an achievement

8/10
Author: (gsygsy) on 15 June 2013
61.

Dull Comedy-Drama

5/10
Author: kenjha on 4 May 2013
62.

Bernie is a fascinating film

9/10
Author: Argemaluco on 21 September 2012
63.

If you don't expect huge laughs then you might like this.

8/10
Author: TopperHarley29 on 2 September 2012
64.

Jack Black like you've never seen before

9/10
Author: estebangonzalez10 on 22 August 2012
65.

Very Funny

9/10
Author: ligonlaw on 19 July 2012
66.

Incredible account

10/10
Author: themusgrat on 13 June 2012
67.

Jack Black is fabulous!!!

10/10
Author: akami_simone on 2 June 2012
68.

Disappointed in Jack Black

Author: ctyankee1 on 24 January 2014
69.

He's Such a Nice Fella

7/10
Author: David Ferguson (fergusontx@gmail.com) on 23 May 2012
70.

A little like a slightly more comedic 'FARGO'

8/10
Author: Hellmant on 14 June 2012
71.

A bizarre comedy that merely taps its potential.

6/10
Author: John_the_Lamp on 11 August 2012
72.

Too Long, Boring, Awful Performance of Jack Black

5/10
Author: Claudio Carvalho on 23 April 2014
73.

Waste of a perfectly good evening

2/10
Author: Mike Terres (micnic34@sbcglobal.net) on 25 September 2012
74.

A strange art-house film despite mainline stars - takes FOREVER to get going.

4/10
Author: eschetic-2 on 14 May 2012
75.

Another Linklater comedy fail

4/10
Author: Ironically Unimpressed on 6 March 2017
76.

based on a true story, and what a story

7/10
Author: blanche-2 on 31 December 2016
77.

Well Crafted

Author: Mike B on 1 September 2016
78.

A darkly funny comedy with Jack Black in strongly one of his best performances

9/10
Author: Screen_Blitz on 18 July 2016
79.

Richard Linklater black comedy is affable without being truly successful

6/10
Author: moonspinner55 on 4 July 2016
80.

Who is Bernie?

7/10
Author: sharky_55 on 29 May 2016
81.

***1/2

9/10
Author: edwagreen on 19 November 2015
82.

Very Enjoyably

8/10
Author: Nick Dees on 7 September 2015

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