Better Off Dead...

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Bättre död än levande ( Sweden ), Better Off Dead ( USA ), Lanny dreht auf ( West Germany ), Lepiej umrzec ( Poland ), Más vale muerto ( Spain ), Minha Vida é um Desastre ( Brazil ), O assos tis hylopittas ( Greece ), One Way Love ( USA ), Pipo tiukalla ( Finland ), Sapore di hamburger ( Italy )


Better Off Dead...

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John Cusack

Lane Meyer

David Ogden Stiers

Al Meyer

Kim Darby

Jenny Meyer

Demian Slade

Johnny Gasparini


Lane Meyer is a depressed teen who looses his girlfriend Beth. This is her reason for the split; "Lane, I think it'd be in my best interest if I dated somebody more popular. Better looking. Drived a nicer car." Anyway, poor Lane is left alone and thinks up treacherous ways of killing himself. He finally meets a French beauty called Monique and falls for her. Simultaneously, he must endure his mothers terrible cooking which literally slides off the table, his disgusting ... more

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Ok and still re-watchable23 August 2016

A teen film with the trademark dark and offbeat comedy of Cusack. It has some good moments, not the film of the decade, but still has some appeal to it 30 years latter.





This is a IMDB page Review06 June 2012

IMDB Review:

Better Off Dead is the zaniest movie that I think I have ever seen. Lets just recap what this movie has in it. We have a guy that attempts suicide but he cant even succeed at that. There is his best friend that declares that a mountain they are on in the dead of winter is pure... more





Thanks for that comment good to know.27 February 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.





thanks01 February 2012

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.





thanks for the comment24 July 2011

gives us info regarding the movie





Funny 80's movie - I want my 2 dollars!14 May 2011

I like this movie - John Cusack's best performance as a lovable guy who thinks he's better off dead than living without his now ex girlfriend Beth. Cheesy good 80s humor, skiing and nice soundtrack make this a watchable comedy, especially for John Cusack fans.





I havent seen it is it worth viewing?04 May 2011

I havent seen it is it worth viewing?





question01 April 2011

Has anyone seen this, would you recommend it.

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