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R| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
After the death of her cranky grandfather (Rip Torn), Kate (Zooey Deschanel) arrives in Rhode Island to deliver the eulogy at his funeral. While she struggles to think of something nice to say, her family begins fighting. Kate's father, Daniel (Hank Azaria), secretly works in pornography, while her mother, Lucy (Kelly Preston), has come out of the closet, outraging Lucy's sister, Alice (Debra Winger). As secrets emerge, Kate fights her attraction to ex-boyfriend Ryan (Jesse Bradford).

Cast: Hank Azaria , Jesse Bradford , Zooey Deschanel , Glenne Headly , Famke Janssen , Piper Laurie , Kelly Preston , Ray Romano

Director: Michael Clancy

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Artisan Entertainment, Lionsgate Films

Eulogy (2004)

Release Date: October 15th, 2004|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • 50
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    In the expanding genre of quirky comedies, first-time writer-director Michael Clancy's messy, fitfully funny Eulogy is among the quirkiest. show more

  • 60
    Sheri Linden The Hollywood Reporter

    Character eccentricities and off-kilter group dynamics play out with a comic vengeance. show more

  • 38
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    That Eulogy has any laughs is largely a testament to the understated Romano -- he and Deschanel are the only ones in the cast who aren't straining to be funny. show more

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