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Over Her Dead Body

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Dale Robinette

Over Her Dead Body

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
95 minutes
Wide Release Date:
02/01/08
performer:
Eva Longoria, Paul Rudd, Lake Bell
director:
Jeff Lowell
distributor:
New Line Cinema
author:
Jeff Lowell
genre:
Romance, Comedy

We gave it a C-

Desperate Housewives‘ Eva Longoria Parker, as a dead but fiercely toned bride-to-be, returns from The Beyond to harass Boston Legal‘s Lake Bell, playing a live and fiercely toned psychic. The girl-on-girl beef in this moribund rom-com? The psychic is dating Paul Rudd, as the jealous ghost’s former fiancé. My own beef? Rudd’s talents as a thinking woman’s charmer are wasted — as are those of amiable Jason Biggs in a weak variation on the pop theme of being a gal’s gay best friend. C-

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