The last word / Capitol Films and ThinkFilm present in association with Dreamz S.A., a Billsburg production, a film by Geoffrey Haley ; produced by David Hillary, Alexandra Milchan, Tim Peternel, Bonnie Timmermann, Jack Utsick, Gary Michael Walters, David Bergstein ; written and directed by Geoffrey Haley
DVD | Image Entertainment | 2009 | Widescreen edition.

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Edition
Widescreen edition.
Description
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Cast
Wes Bentley, Winona Ryder, Ray Romano, Katherine Boecher, Brendan Miller.
Credits
Director of photography, Kees Van Oostrum ; editor, Fabienne Rawley ; music by, John Swihart.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Audience
MPAA rating: R; for some language.
Summary
Evan is a professional author of suicide notes. He meets with his clients, gets a sense of what they want, then asks them to keep a journal of their thoughts for a few weeks. Then Evan produces a poetic, client-customized suicide note. When Evan attends the funeral of a client, his sister Charlotte follows him out of the service and asks him if he was a friend of her brother's. Evan lies, stating that he went to Cornell with him. Soon he and Charlotte are dating. Trouble ensues when Evan eats dinner at Charlotte's house with the whole surviving family firing questions at him. Meanwhile, Evan's newest client, Abel, is an acerbic misanthrope who has a death wish. The two develop an unlikely bond. There are some extremely touching exchanges between the two as they work on Abel's farewell. Things get complicated between Evan and Charlotte since he has to go to increasingly absurd lengths to conceal his true occupation and the real reason that he knew her brother.
Note
Bonus features: Deleted scenes; Still gallery; Trailer.
Language
English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Note
GMD: videorecording.
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Standard No.
014381424423
Music No.
TLW4244DVD Image Entertainment
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