Death at a Funeral 2007

LOVEFiLM By Post

Britainís largest choice of DVDs and Blu-rays to rent by post £7.99 per month.

Start your 30 day free trial

Existing LOVEFiLM member? Switch account

Prime and Prime Instant Video members can receive unlimited discs, two at a time, for £6.99 per month after trial.

(100) IMDb 7.4/10
LOVEFiLM By Post

Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.

Starring:
Peter Egan, Alan Tudyk
Rental Formats:
DVD

Product Details

Discs
  • Feature ages_15_and_over
Runtime 1 hour 30 minutes
Starring Peter Egan, Alan Tudyk, Thomas Wheatley, Daisy Donovan, Matthew MacFadyen, Ewen Bremner, Jane Asher, Peter Dinklage, Peter Vaughan, Rupert Graves, Kris Marshall
Director Frank Oz
Genres Comedy, Drama
Studio MGM ENTERTAINMENT
Rental release 25 February 2008
Main languages English

Other Formats

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

38 of 39 people found the following review helpful By Mrs. P. Jordan on 11 April 2009
Format: DVD
Having seen a co-passenger on a flight to New Zealand rocking with laughter over this film, I chose it from the film menu and did exactly the same. I just had to watch it again on DVD at home as my laughter and that of my husband and friends would have disturbed the whole plane! It's entertainment was by no means diminished by watching it a second time. Be prepared for it with a box of tissues for the tears streaming down your faces and tummy aches from laughing so much. I have not enjoyed a film for such a long time. From the moment the film starts it is one catastrophe after another and the actors, all good British actors, play their parts extremely well. Why wasn't this film given more publicity first time round? It is certainly one of my all time favourites!
1 Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
22 of 23 people found the following review helpful By C. Brannan on 29 Jan 2009
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
I originally watched this on an night flight plane journey from Heathrow to Houston. Aware of my fellow travellers, I tried hard to keep my laughter contained, but to no avail. Rarely do I laugh out loud to any comedies, but this film is so well cast, well paced and fundamentally well written it is hard not to split your sides. Watched again in the comfort of the living room, it didn't fail to please at the same original level. Quite a bit of 'language' so not one for the kiddies, or oldies with a sensitive disposition, but one of the best comedies I have ever watched. It has taken pride of place in my collection and I recommend it to anyone.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Nicky B on 11 Dec 2009
Format: DVD
If you haven't seen this film it is a must. My other half and I have watched now 3 maybe 4 times and it is hilarious. You know what's coming but it is still funny. Some great actors/actresses not sure how they kept a straight face while filming.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By gnoley on 6 Nov 2009
Format: DVD
Loved it. Have lent this to so many folk and they all said it very funny, quirky British sense of humour but funny. Buy it now!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By F. Lee on 2 Dec 2009
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
Very British and full of bad taste humour. If that's what you enjoy, this film is packed with laugh out loud moments. I thoroughly enjoyed it.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
16 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Avid Reader on 5 Jun 2008
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
This film is the funniest I have ever seen, I watched it with no previous knowledge of the plot or what kind of film it was as my husband's friend loaned it to us and we put it on one rainy Sunday afternoon - we laughed for the rest of the day. A gem!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
16 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Wonkyjack on 9 Mar 2008
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
Like other reviewers, I saw this on a flight to the States for a Christmas break, and laughed so much my immediate neighbour thought I must be unwell. The film concerns a respectable middle class family funeral, with the family and friends gathered to pay their respects - well thats the idea - to the late dear departed father, husband and friend. But the motley group cannot know what terrible secret the deceased has held.
It all turns into pure farce, very 'laugh out loud' funny, many sight gags and totally preposterous non-PC situations. I saw it again last night with my family, who hadn't seen it before. and all were crying with laughter, Great entertainment.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By John Williams on 15 April 2012
Format: DVD
The banter between friends,relations and family,solemn wonderfully funny.The scene where the deceased lover is bundled into his
coffin, brings a smile after many years.You just have to see this film.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Product Images from Customers

Most Recent Customer Reviews

Search