Weekend at Bernie's

Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets killed and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become suspects of murder they treat the body as a puppet and make people believe he's still alive. The killer wants to do his job so when he is informed that the stiff is still alive he's got to shoot him again, and again, and again.

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff Henry J. Bronchtein Connie Papineau
Genres: Comedy, Crime,
Production Company: 20th Century Fox, Gladden Entertainment,

Weekend at Bernie's - Bernie may be dead, but he's still the life of the party! - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 05-07-1989
  • Runtime: 97 Minutes
  • Popularity: 12.03
  • Vote Count: 832
  • IMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Budget: USD 6,500,000
  • Revenue: USD 30,218,387
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A

Photo Name Character
Andrew McCarthy - Azwaad Movie Database Andrew McCarthy Larry Wilson
Jonathan Silverman - Azwaad Movie Database Jonathan Silverman Richard Parker
Catherine Mary Stewart - Azwaad Movie Database Catherine Mary Stewart Gwen Saunders
Terry Kiser - Azwaad Movie Database Terry Kiser Bernie Lomax
Don Calfa - Azwaad Movie Database Don Calfa Paulie, Vito's Hit Man
Catherine Parks - Azwaad Movie Database Catherine Parks Tina, Vito's Girl
Eloise DeJoria - Azwaad Movie Database Eloise DeJoria Tawny
Gregory Salata - Azwaad Movie Database Gregory Salata Marty
Louis Giambalvo - Azwaad Movie Database Louis Giambalvo Vito
Ted Kotcheff - Azwaad Movie Database Ted Kotcheff Jack Parker
Photo Name Department
Lynn Stalmaster-Production Lynn Stalmaster Production (Casting)
Conrad E. Palmisano-Crew Conrad E. Palmisano Crew (Stunt Coordinator)
Peter Jamison-Art Peter Jamison Art (Production Design)
Ted Kotcheff-Directing Ted Kotcheff Directing (Director)
Joan E. Chapman-Editing Joan E. Chapman Editing (Editor)
Phillip V. Caruso-Camera Phillip V. Caruso Camera (Still Photographer)
Jerie Kelter-Art Jerie Kelter Art (Set Decoration)
Keith Brian Burns-Art Keith Brian Burns Art (Set Designer)
Victor Drai-Production Victor Drai Production (Producer)
Robert Klane-Writing Robert Klane Writing (Screenplay)

See Full Cast & Crew of Weekend at Bernie's


My go-to when I just want to sit back and relax, especially with the hot weather where I am (plus no A/C). Still a whole lot of fun and the dynamic between Jonathan Silverman and Andrew McCarthy was entertaining (and for playing a dead guy, kudos to Terry Kiser, RIP). Shame this is a Fox (Disney) title as this one deserves a special edition from Shout Factory... **3.75/5**

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