My Dead Boyfriend

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"Live it up"
  • R
  • 2016
  • 4.7  (600)
  • 25

My Dead Boyfriend, released in 2016, is a quirky comedy-drama that follows the story of Mary, played by Heather Graham, a young woman who discovers her deceased boyfriend, played by Scott Michael Foster, was not who he appeared to be. Directed by Anthony Edwards, the film also stars Kate Moennig as Mary's best friend. The film begins with Mary, a thirty-something woman who works in a New York City public relations firm. Mary lives a dull and colorless life until the day she discovers her boyfriend, who suddenly passed away in her bathroom, was not the man she thought he was. Mary's curiosity about the man's life leads her on a journey of self-discovery as she pieces together her boyfriend's past.

With the help of her best friend, played by Kate Moennig, Mary embarks on a journey to uncover the truth about her boyfriend. They start by tracing his steps, visiting different places and meeting various people who knew him. Along the way, Mary learns more about herself and her own desires.

As she delves deeper into her investigation, Mary discovers a man who lived a life far different from the one she thought he had. She learns about his secret life, his hidden passions, and his real identity. Mary's world is turned upside down as she realizes how little she knew about the man she thought she loved.

The film is full of eccentric characters, each with its unique personality and stories to tell. From a homeless man (played by John Corbett) to a wise bartender (played by Gina Gershon), each character adds to the charm and quirkiness of the film. The story is also sprinkled with flashbacks that give insight into Mary's boyfriend's life, helping to piece together some of the mysteries surrounding him.

The film's cinematography is an excellent mix of gritty New York City realism and colorful, stylized scenes that give the film a unique and playful feel. The color palette of the film is vivid and bright, almost as if it were a character of its own. This contrast adds to the film's whimsical tone, making it a fun and enjoyable watch.

The film's music is also noteworthy, with a soundtrack featuring a mix of contemporary music and classics from the '80s, adding to the film's playful tone.

My Dead Boyfriend is a unique film that explores themes of self-discovery and life after death with a quirky sense of humor. The film's mixture of drama, comedy, and mystery, combined with excellent performances from its cast, make it a fun and entertaining watch. It's a movie that explores the themes of what we choose to share with those we love and the impact those choices can have on our life after they've gone.

Overall, the film is a charming and unique cinematic experience, perfect for anyone looking for a fun and entertaining movie to watch. With its mix of drama, comedy, and mystery, My Dead Boyfriend is a film that will keep you thoroughly engaged until the very end.

My Dead Boyfriend is a 2016 comedy. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.7 and a MetaScore of 25.

My Dead Boyfriend
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