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Death at a Funeral (2007)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,580,428Details
International Box Office $38,210,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $46,790,428
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 17th, 2007 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: February 26th, 2008 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: R for language and drug content
Running Time: 91 minutes
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Keywords: Funeral Reunions, LGBT, Dysfunctional Family, Narcotics, Ensemble, Writing and Writers, In-Laws / Future In-Laws, White Collar Crime, Blackmail
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Keeley Hawes    Jane
Andy Nyman    Howard
Ewen Bremner    Justin
Daisy Donovan    Martha
Alan Tudyk    Simon
Rupert Graves    Robert
Peter Dinklage    Peter
Jane Asher    Sandra
Peter Egan    Victor

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits


DVD and Blu-ray Releases for June 28th, 2011

June 27th, 2011

It's a bit of a madhouse in terms of DVD and Blu-ray releases this week: has more than 400 listed. That said, a lot of them are catalogue titles that would barely warrant a mention during a slow week. The most intriguing first run release is Sucker Punch on Blu-ray / DVD / Digital Copy Combo Pack, but while I think it's worth picking up, it's appeal is limited enough that it is not worthy of the Pick of the Week honors. Fortunately, one of the catalogue titles is clearly Pick of the Week material. In fact, Lord of the Rings Trilogy: Extended Edition - Blu-ray is one of the most anticipated releases in the history of Blu-ray. More...

Featured Blu-ray review: Death at a Funeral

June 23rd, 2011

In 2007, Death at a Funeral was released in its native U.K. and was a solid hit there. Over here, it only managed a limited release, but did well all things considered. (Coincidentally, the remake made an almost identical amount worldwide, but had a nearly completely opposite domestic / international breakdown.) So few saw the film in theaters, or on the home market, that the Blu-ray might be an introduction to most. Is the film worth discovering? And if so, it is worth picking up or merely renting? More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for June 7th, 2011

June 7th, 2011

The summer is usually a really weak time for home market releases, but this week is amazing. Not only are there two $100 million hits coming out on DVD / Blu-ray this week, but there are also half-a-dozen TV on DVD releases, a few limited releases, direct-to-DVD releases, and catalog titles, many of which are worth picking up, or even contenders for Pick of the Week. I tried to narrow the list of contenders down to one, but I couldn't do it. In the end I went with Leverage: Season Three on DVD and True Grit on Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack as co-winners of the Pick of the Week. More...

DVD Releases for January 13, 2009

January 13th, 2009

It's still early in the year and people are dealing with the bills from their Christmas shopping, which means they don't have as much disposable income. This reduces the demand for DVDs, and studios are hesitant to put out marquee releases. Looking at this week's selection, you can really tell. At the top of the list, Supercop - 2-Disc Special Edition is probably the best bet, but Appaloosa on either DVD or Blu-ray is up there as well. More...

DVD Rentals - Competition is no Match for Beowulf

March 10th, 2008

New releases were spread pretty evenly on the rental charts and included a new number one, Beowulf, which opened with $10.93 million. More...

DVD Releases for February 26, 2008

February 26th, 2008

It's the Oscar-delayed edition of the DVD Release Report and we have a good mix of releases for so early in the year. Granted, there are not as many prime first-run releases, but there are a few worth picking up. This includes the DVD Pick of the Week, Death at a Funeral - Buy from Amazon. More...

International Details - Stardust still Ascending

November 18th, 2007

Stardust fell out of the top five, but still added $5.80 million on 2327 screens in 48 markets lifting its running tally to $83.50 million. Its best market remained the U.K. where it climbed a spot to second place with $2.66 million on 459 screens for a total of $23.59 million. The film has no major openings left, but $100 million internationally is still within reach. More...

International Details - Surf's Time is Not Up

November 11th, 2007

Surf's Up grew by 77% in France adding $3.44 million on 628 screens over the weekend for a total of $7.36 million in total. This growth was due to the Toussaint holiday while it was enough to lift the film's weekend box office to $5.84 million on 1996 screens in 32 markets for a total of $72.34 million. The film has yet to open in Scandinavia as well as Japan and should hit $100 million internationally before it is done, which is significantly more than the $58.87 million it earned domestically, but not enough to show a profit just yet. More...

International Details - Superbad Neither Super Nor Bad

October 28th, 2007

Superbad climbed into sixth place with $4.26 million on 1836 screens in 27 markets for a total of $31.79 million. Most of that growth came from Spain where the film debuted in second place with $2.24 million on 350 screens while it also opened in Brazil with $511,000 on 192 screens. The film doesn't have many major markets left to open in, but it has already earned more than most comparable films do during their entire run. More...

International Details - Another Bollywood Blockbuster

October 21st, 2007

Bhool Bhulaiyaa became the latest in a long line of Indian films to strike it rich on the international box office as it scored sixth place with $4.59 million on 756 screens in 17 markets. The supernatural comedy even scored a top ten finish in Britain with $600,000 on 45 screens topping a few major Hollywood releases that week. More...

International Details - Heartbreak for the Kid

October 14th, 2007

The Heartbreak Kid missed the top five by less than $20,000 over the weekend earning $5.74 million on 819 screens in 4 markets during its opening weekend on the international charts. This includes openings in to major markets including the U.K. where it opened in first place with $2.52 million on 409 screens, but this was still a disappointing debut, much like it was domestically. Conversely, the film opened in second place in Russia with $2.31 million on 360 screens, but this is a much better performance compared to the overall box office size of the marketplace. More...

Getting What You Want on the Per Theater Chart

September 11th, 2007

Again we only saw one film able to crack $10,000 over the weekend as I Want Someone To Eat Cheese With scored $12,317 over the weekend and $15,990 since Wednesday, all in one theater. More...

The Nines are Number One

September 5th, 2007

Only one film was able to crack $10,000 on the per theater chart this week as The Nines earned an average of $11,809 in its two theaters. More...

$10,000 Club is Shallow this Week

August 28th, 2007

Deep Water was the only film to top $10,000 on the per theater chart after opening with $22,632 in two theaters for an average of $11,316. More...

Documentaries are Super on the Per Theater Chart

August 21st, 2007

A handful of films crossed the $10,000 mark this past weekend led by The 11th Hour with just over $60,000 in 4 theaters for an average of $15,213. This is an impressive, but well below the opening of An Inconvenient Truth, which averaged more than The 11th Hour made in total. Send a Bullet was second with an estimated $13,000 in one theater. The overall box office leader, Superbad, placed third, averaging $11,212 in just under 3,000 theaters. The King of Kong was the only other film to top $10,000 and the third documentary to reach that milestone this weekend. It earned just over $50,000 in 5 theaters for an average of $10,299. More...

Weekend Estimates - Superbad has Supergood Opening

August 19th, 2007

The Summer season might be winding down, but Superbad proved this weekend that there's still good money to be made by the right movie. It opened with an estimated $31.2 million, putting it on par with the opening of Evan Almighty back in June, while playing in 700 fewer theaters. With decent word of mouth, it should comfortably top $100 million at the box office. More...

Movie Website Updates for August 12 - August 18, 2007

August 18th, 2007

Busy week with more than 30 sites featured on the list. However, none really stand our as award-worthy; in fact, most only stand because of a lack of style. Hopefully as the fall season progresses and we near the holidays, we will get bigger and better sites launching. More...

Limited Releases Trying to Avoid Dying

August 17th, 2007

There are close to a dozen limited releases on this week's list, many of which are documentaries. A couple of these limited releases could see some widespread success, but that's a different feat of a limited release even under the best of circumstances. And as it is usually the case, the widest releases are not necessarily the ones that have the best shot at escaping their limited release. More...

2007 Preview: August

August 1st, 2007

August marks the unofficial end of the lucrative summer box office season. The only question is when will it end. Studios usually hope for two summer-like weekends, and sometimes they can squeeze in three. Other times they can only get one, or none. Sadly, this year the August offerings are not particularly strong with only two that have a real shot at $100 million or more, and three or four others that should earn good reviews (and one of those has since been pulled from the schedule). Most of the rest are films that probably seemed like a good idea at the time but didn't work out and those that were a mistake from day one. More...

Movie Website Updates for July 1st - July 7, 2007

July 7th, 2007

The list returns to its normal busy self, in fact, we have several sites making their first appearance this weekend. In addition, there were a couple of older sites that saw massive updates, including this week's winner, Charlie Bartlett - Official Site. More...

New Movie US Release Dates - June 23, 2007

June 23rd, 2007

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for Michael Clayton, The Day the Earth Stood Still, The Love Guru and more. More...

Movie Website Updates for June 3 - June 9, 2007

June 9th, 2007

There are a lot of movies on this week's list, but many have just the synopsis, image gallery, and the trailer, and many don't even have that. There were very few that stood out, but at least Speed Racer - Official Site got off to a great start. Perhaps it will win the award before it hits theaters. More...

2007 Preview: June

June 1st, 2007

With the irrational exuberance of May over, June promises to be a solid month with a number of big hits opening. In fact, every week there's at least one film being released that has a legitimate shot at $100 million at the box office and two films that should hit $200 million. If both Ratatouille and Evan Almighty make it there, we will have six $200 million films so far this year, just two back of 2005's record. On the other hand, there are also a number of films on this month's list that may or may not open wide, and for most of these becoming a midlevel hit will be a chore. More...

New Movie US Release Dates - February 4, 2007

February 4th, 2007

This week's round of new movie release information contains release dates for The Waterhorse, Across the Universe and more. More...

New Movie US Release Dates - January 9, 2007

January 9th, 2007

This week's round of new movie release information contains the announcement for Indiana Jones 4 and more. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2007/08/17 17 $1,282,973   260 $4,935   $1,282,973 1
2007/08/24 20 $1,080,827 -16% 261 $4,141   $2,937,578 2
2007/08/31 21 $1,078,441 n/c 264 $4,085   $4,414,432 3
2007/09/07 20 $721,041 -33% 316 $2,282   $5,687,282 4
2007/09/14 19 $622,831 -14% 324 $1,922   $6,573,444 5
2007/09/21 22 $429,817 -31% 312 $1,378   $7,211,407 6
2007/09/28 23 $289,013 -33% 273 $1,059   $7,646,467 7
2007/10/05 35 $168,898 -42% 202 $836   $7,919,144 8
2007/10/12 40 $102,819 -39% 113 $910   $8,103,148 9
2007/10/19 47 $83,186 -19% 69 $1,206   $8,233,133 10
2007/10/26 48 $59,245 -29% 53 $1,118   $8,329,334 11
2007/11/02 47 $37,180 -37% 30 $1,239   $8,394,844 12
2007/11/09 55 $29,688 -20% 18 $1,649   $8,440,710 13
2007/11/16 55 $17,798 -40% 14 $1,271   $8,472,928 14
2007/11/23 59 $20,282 +14% 19 $1,067   $8,502,105 15
2007/11/30 54 $14,217 -30% 13 $1,094   $8,524,753 16
2007/12/07 61 $14,357 +1% 19 $756   $8,545,863 17
2007/12/14 55 $12,023 -16% 18 $668   $8,565,174 18
2007/12/21 53 $3,362 -72% 7 $480   $8,576,612 19
2007/12/28 67 $552 -84% 4 $138   $8,579,573 20

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/09/03 19 $335,311   264 $1,270   $4,749,743 18
2008/01/01 - $99   4 $25   $8,579,684 138

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2007/08/17 17 $1,856,751   260 $7,141   $1,856,751 1
2007/08/24 21 $1,479,240 -20% 261 $5,668   $3,335,991 2
2007/08/31 21 $1,630,250 +10% 264 $6,175   $4,966,241 3
2007/09/07 19 $984,372 -40% 316 $3,115   $5,950,613 4
2007/09/14 18 $830,977 -16% 324 $2,565   $6,781,590 5
2007/09/21 23 $575,864 -31% 312 $1,846   $7,357,454 6
2007/09/28 23 $392,792 -32% 273 $1,439   $7,750,246 7
2007/10/05 35 $250,083 -36% 202 $1,238   $8,000,329 8
2007/10/12 40 $149,618 -40% 113 $1,324   $8,149,947 9
2007/10/19 47 $120,142 -20% 69 $1,741   $8,270,089 10
2007/10/26 46 $87,575 -27% 53 $1,652   $8,357,664 11
2007/11/02 48 $53,358 -39% 30 $1,779   $8,411,022 12
2007/11/09 56 $44,108 -17% 18 $2,450   $8,455,130 13
2007/11/16 61 $26,693 -39% 14 $1,907   $8,481,823 14
2007/11/23 59 $28,713 +8% 19 $1,511   $8,510,536 15
2007/11/30 53 $20,970 -27% 13 $1,613   $8,531,506 16
2007/12/07 62 $21,645 +3% 19 $1,139   $8,553,151 17
2007/12/14 54 $20,099 -7% 18 $1,117   $8,573,250 18
2007/12/21 67 $5,362 -73% 8 $670   $8,578,612 19
2007/12/28 80 $1,407 -74% 4 $352   $8,580,428 20

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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