About the film
scotland roommate distrust overdose grave edinburgh, scotland dark comedy money cult film shallow grave neo-noir
Release Date: December 22, 1994
|Slogan||:||«The award winning thriller that'll bury you with laughs.»|
|Production Companies||:||Channel Four Films, The Glasgow Film Fund, Figment Films, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Andrew Macdonald, Sarah Trevis, Allan Scott, Fran Robertson, Sara Barr, Hilda Booth, Yvonne McParland|
When accountant David, doctor Juliet and journalist Alex are searching for a fourth roommate for their trendy flat, they settle on the aloof Hugo. However, they soon find Hugo dead of a drug overdose, beside a large sum of cash. After some deliberation, the three others decide to keep the money and to dismember and bury Hugo's body. Soon, each roommate starts thinking about keeping all the money by scamming the others.