Plot & Details
John Dahl's mob comedy You Kill Me stars Ben Kingsley as Frank Falenczyk, an alcoholic mob hitman who is ordered into AA by his boss (Philip Baker Hall). In order to clean up, he goes to San Francisco and successfully starts 12-stepping with the help of his sponsor (Luke Wilson). Eventually Frank gets a job at a mortuary, where he falls in love with Laurel (Téa Leoni). Soon his new existence is threatened when people from his old life start showing up.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Comedy
- Run Time: 92min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 06/22/2007
- DVD Release Date: 10/09/2007
- Distributor(s): IFC
- Director(s): John Dahl
- Starring: Ben Kingsley , Téa Leoni , Luke Wilson , Philip Baker Hall , Dennis Farina
- Themes: Going Straight,Hired Killers,Therapy,Starting Over,Mafia Life
- Tone: Deadpan,Irreverent,Menacing,Quirky
- Keywords: alcoholism,hitman,mortuary,relative
- Country of Origin: USA (06-22-2007)
- Language: English