The Funeral Poster

Release Date: October 28th, 1996

DVD Release Date: July 11th, 2000

R|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
At the funeral of murdered Johnny Tempio (Vincent Gallo), his brothers, Chez (Chris Penn) and Ray (Christopher Walken), begin plotting their revenge. Believing rival gangster Gaspare (Benicio Del Toro) is responsible for Johnny's death, Chez and Ray set out to find and punish the thugs who killed him, despite the pleadings of their wives (Isabella Rossellini, Annabella Sciorra). As the two get to the bottom of the mystery, Ray must deal with an increasingly unstable Chez.

Cast: Christopher Walken, Chris Penn, Vincent Gallo, Benicio Del Toro, Annabella Sciorra, Isabella Rossellini, Gretchen Mol, John Ventimiglia

Director: Abel Ferrara

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: October Films, MDP Worldwide

Keywords: Pursuit, Emotional, New York City, Revenge, 1930s, Wife, Quest, Brooding, Rivalry