Starring: Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine & Matthew McConaughey
Screenplay by Richard Linklater & Skip Hollandsworth
Directed by Richard Linklater

Based on the true story of Bernie Tiede, who was so beloved by the members of his small Texas town, that when he befriended a wealthy, mean-spirited woman, took over her finances, and then murdered her, the townsfolk largely took his side.


Nice guys don’t kill. So
says ignorant small-town folks
who vote, reproduce.

Grade: B+


c2012
By Daniel J. Hoag
Bernie is available on Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1704573/

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