Get Low

Get Low

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Our best guess for you: 3.5 stars

Average of 361 ratings: 3.4 Stars

2009 M Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over.

Oscar winners Robert Duvall and Sissy Spacek team up to tell the true story of irascible Felix Bush, a backwoods Tennessee loner who planned his funeral in 1938 while he was still around to attend -- and enjoy -- the proceedings. Director Aaron Schneider's deft blend of dark humor and poignancy also stars Bill Murray as Frank Quinn, the huckster owner of a failing funeral home, and Lucas Black as his dubious assistant.

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103 minutes

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1.85:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English for the hearing impaired
English Dolby Digital 5.1

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4 by Jo & Hitendra

Lovely wee low-key film with some stellar acting. Ultimately, nothing much really happens, but it does so in an extremely watchable fashion. So glad they didn't draw out the inevitable ending - you... Read more

4 by Lyn of Taupo

Great movie, true story, and good acting by the main characters. Refreshingly refined and well worth watching. Amusing but not black comedy. We loved it.

5 by jennismum

I loved this. The more I watched, the more it grew on me. I didn't think black comedy described it at all, I thought it was rather sweet, without being mawkish or sickly. Quietly amusing in parts.

4 by Mae

Great drama with fantastic characters. Definitely recommended

4 by gypsy

relly enjoyed this movie just a good interesting ramble if you like high energy you wont like this

4.5 by Watcher

Refreshing movie away from the diet of special effects and CGI

3 by David BP

great acting , story and setting . Went a little flat in the middle and main character could have been meaner . good movie plenty to entertain ...

4 by kiwi

This film definitely isn't your "usual Hollywood" one; it is quite refined and quiet, but touches a sensitive topic, certainly not a black one. Actin is excellent.

3 by vfb

Great story,very touching! Not your average movie, maybe suit a mature audience

4 by Mrs Chappie

Loved it! Such a different film from what we have come to expect from Americans. Well worth a watch.