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PG-13| 1 hr. 44 min.

Plot Summary
Assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede (Jack Black) is one of the most-beloved residents in the small Texas town of Carthage. Sunday-school teacher, choir member and creator of spectacular funerals, Bernie is a friend to everyone, including Marjorie Nugent (Shirley MacLaine), a rich but nasty widow whom no one else likes. When Marjorie is found shot to death and stuffed in a freezer, Bernie is charged with the murder, and concerned Carthage citizens immediately spring to his defense.

Cast: Jack Black , Shirley MacLaine , Matthew McConaughey , Brady Coleman , Richard Robichaux , Rick Dial , Brandon Smith , Larry Jack Dotson

Director: Richard Linklater

Genres: Dark comedy, Crime drama

Distributor: Millennium Entertainment

Bernie (2011)

Release Date: April 27th, 2012|1 hr. 44 min.

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New DVD Blu-Ray: 'Bernie,' 'The Dictator'

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Moviefone's Pick of the Week "Bernie" What's It About? Jack Black re-teams with "School of Rock" director Richard Linklater for a twisted dark comedy about the true story of Bernie Tiede, an e...

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