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Memory of the Dead

La memoria del muerto

Argentina, 2011
Comedy, Horror

Synopsis

Following the sudden death of her husband, Alicia assembles all his friends at a vast country manor for a reading of his final letter. But Alicia also has other plans in mind – helping her husband return from the grave…

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Memory of the Dead Directed by Valentín Javier Diment

What are people saying?

  • Nick Schwab's rating of the film Memory of the Dead

    Tries so hard to be outrageous that it forgets to tell an interesting story. Many of the horror scenes turn out to be nightmares, and they stretch on far too long. Memory of the Dead confuses gore for horror, banal conversation for characterization, and bad CGI for atmosphere. It seems from the advertising it can be taken as a dark comedy, but frankly I am unsure when I was supposed to laugh with it, not at it.