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Friended to Death (2014)

R | | Comedy | 2 May 2014 (USA)
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A dark comedy about a social media junkie who fakes his own death via social media just to see which of his "friends" will show up to the funeral.

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Sarah Smick

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Hansen ... Michael Harris
James Immekus ... Emile Lewis
Zach McGowan ... Joel
Sarah Smick ... Sylvie / Rhune Muhleif
Ian Michaels ... Kev
Richard Riehle ... Dan
Angela Bullock ... Charlotte Lewis
Robert R. Shafer ... Chuck Henson
Pancho Moler ... Lance
David Barton Harris David Barton Harris ... Vance
Joanna Sanchez ... Rosalita
Joseph Barone ... Hipster
Bo Youngblood ... Hipster girlfriend
Gabriel Oliva ... Whit
Amina Warsuma ... Widow
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A dark comedy about a social media junkie who fakes his own death via social media just to see which of his "friends" will show up to the funeral.

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Comedy

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Rated R for language including some crude sexual references
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 May 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Zalajkowany na smierc See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Green Step Productions See more »
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Surprisingly endearing and very good
10 May 2014 | by weezebumbleSee all my reviews

I watched this with very low expectations as there have been so few good movies in 2014. From the beginning I could tell that it was going to be better than this years calibre. No over the top American humour, good music and a thought provoking plot. The main character is nuanced and quite endearing without being too trite and emo. The clever writing gives the main characters depth and dimension.

The movie had the sweetness, sense of realiness and comedy of The Year of the Dog.

I will be watching this director's future work and happy to see a woman in the directors seat on this one!


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