• Over Her Dead Body (2008)

Over Her Dead Body

Release Date: February 1st, 2008

DVD Release Date: May 6th, 2008

PG-13 |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

After his fiancée, Kate (Eva Longoria Parker), dies in an accident on their wedding day, veterinarian Henry (Paul Rudd) grows depressed. To help him move on, his sister has him visit psychic Ashley (Lake Bell) and gives her Kate's diary. Ashley uses the journal's details to convincingly deliver the fake message that Kate wants Henry to move on. However, Kate's ghost is watching over Ashley and Henry. Furious when they fall for each other, she vows to sabotage their relationship.

Cast: Eva Longoria, Paul Rudd, Lake Bell, Lindsay Sloane, Jason Biggs, Stephen Root, Kali Rocha, Morgan Sheppard

Director: Jeff Lowell

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Gold Circle Films, Safran Company

Distributors: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Transformation, Love, 2000s, Sister, Deception, Los Angeles, Emotional, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Ken FoxTV Guide Magazine

    This madcap paranormal love triangle is charming on its own terms. show more

  • 40
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Rudd is an underappreciated comic actor, and his line readings are the best thing in the film, but the bland role barely taps his talent. Amid the rest of the cast's one-note posing, his scenes with a parrot have a spontaneity and wit otherwise in short supply. show more

  • 50
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Consider for a moment how this movie might play if it took itself seriously. Would it be better than as a comedy? I suspect so. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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