The Pallbearer
The Pallbearer (1996)

Tom is a twentysomething loser with no life. Mrs. Abernathy asks Tom to be the pallbearer and deliver the eulogy for her son, a person whom Tom cannot remember. Tom and Mrs. Abernathy become lovers, but when Tom gets reacquainted with his… More

Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: May 3, 1996
DVD Release Date: April 3, 2001
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jason Bailey
Flavorwire

At its best, it sports a forgiving humanism - none of these people are all that bad, they're just wounded and needy and uncertain.

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Alex Keen
Trades

Not as bad as the title might suggest, maybe a bit too dark a comedy for most audiences. However, it still has some comedic blank spots.

Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Oh God! Who told David Schwimmer he could act???

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Nice little rip-off of 'The Graduate.' Actually holds up on its own.

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Flixster Audience Score: 18% Flixster User Reviews
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Leo L
A hilarious film.
Candy Rose
Case of mistaken identity.
Sunil Jawahir
The story is pretty limited and doesn't really go anywhere.