History Film / DeathAtAFuneral

20th Jul '15 5:27:44 PM mlsmithca
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* BigScrewedUpFamily

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* {{Blackmail}}

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* BuryYourGays: Played with, then averted.

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* ChekovsGun: The "valium"
* ContemplatingYourHands: during Simon's trip.

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* ContemplatingYourHands: during During Simon's trip.



* CringeComedy
* DeadMansChest
* FamilyDisunion
* FawltyTowersPlot

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* %%* DeadMansChest
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* TheFunInFuneral
* HumiliationConga: so, so much.

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* %%* HumiliationConga: so, So, so much.



* [[spoiler:NeverTrustATitle: No one actually dies at the funeral.]]
* NobodyOver50IsGay: Averted.
* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler:Peter]]
* QueerPeopleAreFunny

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* [[spoiler:NeverTrustATitle: No NeverTrustATitle: [[spoiler:No one actually dies at the funeral.]]
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* %%* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler:Peter]]
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QueerPeopleAreFunny



* StraightMan: Daniel, very much so.

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* DiscriminateAndSwitch

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** RemakeCameo: A variation. Peter Dinklage actually played in the same role in both films.
* JitterCam

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** RemakeCameo: A variation. Peter Dinklage actually played in the same role in both films.
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* RemakeCameo: A variation. Peter Dinklage actually played in the same role in both films.
16th Jul '15 5:13:18 AM jwagstaff
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* {{Hypochondria}}: Howard suffers from this.
5th Jun '15 4:15:26 PM BadSplice
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In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[Series/ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and Creator/DannyGlover was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]

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In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[Series/ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and Creator/DannyGlover was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]
way.]]
18th Feb '15 7:43:11 AM Eegah
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** Also used to punch up the joke in the opening scene, where the funeral home not only delivers the wrong body, but it's an ''Asian'' man.
17th Sep '14 8:05:37 AM jccw227
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--> '''Aaron''': Our father was having gay sex with a guy who could fit in his pocket... and you're mad 'cause he's ''white?''

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--> '''Aaron''': Our father was having gay sex with a guy who could fit in his pocket... [[SkewedPriorities and you're mad 'cause he's ''white?''''white?'']]
17th Aug '14 8:06:08 PM TimDH426
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In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[Series/ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and [[Film/LethalWeapon Danny]] [[TwentyTwelve Glover]] was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]

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In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[Series/ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and [[Film/LethalWeapon Danny]] [[TwentyTwelve Glover]] Creator/DannyGlover was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]
16th Jul '14 5:26:46 PM MarkLungo
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'''''Death at a Funeral''''' is a 2007 British BlackComedy film directed by FrankOz, with an ensemble cast including PeterDinklage and AlanTudyk.

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'''''Death at a Funeral''''' is a 2007 British BlackComedy film directed by FrankOz, Creator/FrankOz, with an ensemble cast including PeterDinklage Creator/PeterDinklage and AlanTudyk.
Creator/AlanTudyk.



In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and [[LethalWeapon Danny]] [[TwentyTwelve Glover]] was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]

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In what must be something of a record for an English language movie, an American [[TheRemake remake]] starring Creator/ChrisRock, [[ThirtyRock [[Series/ThirtyRock Tracy Morgan]], ZoeSaldana, Creator/JamesMarsden and [[LethalWeapon [[Film/LethalWeapon Danny]] [[TwentyTwelve Glover]] was released just three years later in 2010, which kept the overall tone of a black comedy... [[ThatCameOutWrong but not in that way!]]
15th Jul '14 12:40:46 PM randomguy399
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* CrammingTheCoffin: the deceased's diminutive gay lover gets knocked out after his attempts to blackmail the two sons goes wrong, and the sons, thinking that they'd accidentally killed him, hide him in their father's coffin. Naturally, he wakes up at the worst possible time.

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* CrammingTheCoffin: the [[spoiler:The deceased's diminutive gay lover gets knocked out after his attempts to blackmail the two sons goes wrong, and the sons, thinking that they'd accidentally killed him, hide him in their father's coffin. Naturally, he wakes up at the worst possible time. ]]


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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Just listen to the father's favorite Bible passage and then take into account TheReveal.
7th Jul '14 6:16:39 AM Doc_Loki
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'''''Death at a Funeral''''' is a 2007 British BlackComedy film directed by FrankOz.

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'''''Death at a Funeral''''' is a 2007 British BlackComedy film directed by FrankOz.
FrankOz, with an ensemble cast including PeterDinklage and AlanTudyk.
7th Jul '14 6:11:07 AM Doc_Loki
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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Justin to Martha,

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Justin to Martha, and then to Katie.


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* ContemplatingYourHands: during Simon's trip.
-->'''Simon''': Why are my hands so big?


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* SheIsAllGrownUp: Robert observes this about Katie.


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* StrangeMindsThinkAlike: "Everything's so [[spoiler:fucking]] green!"
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