The Loved One Poster

Release Date: July 6th, 2001

DVD Release Date: June 20th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
The suicide of his expatriate uncle (John Gielgud) draws Englishman and poet Dennis Barlow (Robert Morse) into California's booming funeral industry. Dennis falls for spiritual funeral home stylist Aimee (Anjanette Comer), whose boss, Mr. Joyboy (Rod Steiger), also has designs on her. Meanwhile, he's drawn into a crooked scheme by the cemetery's owner, Henry Glenworthy (Jonathan Winters), to shoot corpses into space and build a retirement home on the cemetery land.

Cast: Robert Morse, Jonathan Winters, Anjanette Comer, Rod Steiger, Dana Andrews, Milton Berle, James Coburn, John Gielgud

Director: Tony Richardson

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Filmways Pictures, Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Los Angeles, Love triangle, Dark, Death, 1960s, Madcap, Rivalry, Quest