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Enid Is Sleeping (1990)

R | | Comedy, Crime | 17 May 1991 (UK)
Enid is horrible, her husband and younger sister are having an affair. When Enid walks in on them 'enjoying' themselves, she is furious. A fight develops and Enid is hit over the head with ... See full summary »

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Maurice Phillips
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Perkins ... Jane
Judge Reinhold ... Harry
Jeffrey Jones ... Floyd
Maureen Mueller ... Enid
Rhea Perlman ... Mavis
Brion James ... Trucker
Charles Tyner ... Man at Indian Burial Site
Henry Jones ... Old Man
Michael J. Pollard ... Motel Manager
James Lashly ... Gas Station Attendant
Nicholas Love ... Robber #1
Alex Chapman Alex Chapman ... Robber #2
Luce Rains ... Fireman (as Steven Schwartz-Hartley)
Deena-Marie Consiglio Deena-Marie Consiglio ... Mary Lou (as Deenie Dakota)
Maurice Phillips ... Cop at Indian Road Sign
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Storyline

Enid is horrible, her husband and younger sister are having an affair. When Enid walks in on them 'enjoying' themselves, she is furious. A fight develops and Enid is hit over the head with a heavy object. One disaster after another ensues, as they attempt to make Enid's death look like an accident. Written by Rob Hartill

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A Black and Blue Comedy. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 1991 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Over Her Dead Body See more »

Filming Locations:

Espanola, New Mexico, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Is being released on TV as "Over Her Dead Body. See more »

Alternate Versions

This film exists in two versions, the shortened release version and the full-length director's cut. See more »

Connections

References Young Guns (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

COMING HOME
Written by Chris Marshall & Ray Matthews
Courtesy Bruton/APM Music
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Don't Miss This Dark Comedy!
1 March 1999 | by zesty-4See all my reviews

Apparently, it is impossible to buy a copy of this superb dark comedy, which is available for rent from some video stores under the title "Over Her Dead Body." This is a shame, because I am a devotee of dark comedies, and this is my all-time favorite, bar none. The hi-jinks mix with pathos in a most rib-tickling way in this film. Truly, if you don't laugh at loud at least a few times during this movie, you'd better check to see whether you, yourself, may be saddled with a dead body (your own)!


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