‘Bernie’ starts this Friday at The Pageant Theatre
After many requests, Richard Linklater’s “Bernie” is finally making its way to The Pageant Theatre ... Set in the rural town of Carthage, Texas, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede (Jack Black) was one of the town’s most beloved residents.
LAFF 2011: Linklater's BERNIE is a Funny Mess
Richard Linklater ... EAST Texas by one of the townsfolk talking heads whose disdain for just about anyone not from Carthage gives the film its biggest laughs. From there we meet Jack Black's titular Bernie, a loafer light assistant funeral director ...