A story so unbelievable it must be true.
Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, Matthew McConaughey, Brady Coleman, Richard Robichaux
|Screenplay||Skip Hollandsworth, Richard Linklater|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|Produced by||Mandalay Vision, Wind Dancer Productions, Detour Filmproduction, Castle Rock Entertainment, Collins House Productions, Horsethief Pictures|
|Language||Infrequent, mild to moderate, some sexual references|
|Violence||Low to mild impact, implied, references to killing|
|Prejudice||Low impact, racial context|
|Drug abuse||Brief, low impact, social drinking|
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|PG: Parental Guidance Suggested||Rated PG-13 for some violent images and brief strong language|
|USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.|
What the Critics say
David Ehrlich Bernie is an interesting guy, but he doesn't make for very good company.
|Chicago Sunday Times|
Tomatometer Richard Linklater's Bernie is a gently told and unexpectedly amusing true-crime comedy that benefits from an impressive performance by Jack Black.
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What the People say
Average .. 72%