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Getting Grace (2017)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 8 September 2017 (USA)
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Grace, a teenage girl dying of cancer, crashes a funeral home to find out what will happen to her after she dies, but ends up teaching awkward funeral director Bill how to celebrate life.


Daniel Roebuck
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Roebuck ... Bill Jankowski
Madelyn Dundon ... Grace
Marsha Dietlein ... Venus (as Marsha Dietlein Bennett)
Dana Ashbrook ... Ron Christopher
Duane Whitaker ... Reverend Osburn
Alexa McFillin ... Audrey
Jacob Williams Jacob Williams ... Doug
Colin Moore Colin Moore ... Bobby
Wyatt Root ... Vincent
Diane Wagner ... Mary
Bret Anthony Bret Anthony ... Dr. Winslow
Harri James Harri James ... Helen Bernard
Timothy E. Goodwin ... Mr. D'Ambrosio (as Tim E. Goodwin)
Richard Pryor Jr. ... Frank Metzger
Preston Edwards ... Dylan
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Grace, a teenage girl dying of cancer, crashes a funeral home to find out what will happen to her after she dies, but ends up teaching awkward funeral director Bill how to celebrate life.

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Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements and some suggestive material | See all certifications »

Did You Know?


According to the star & film co-creator Daniel Roebuck, much of the entire film was done in Bethlehem, PA where he & his actress Madelyn Dundon grew up. He was quoted as saying "the film was truly a lovely letter to the Lehigh Valley." See more »


Bill: [looking all over for her after she interrupts his meeting with a client] You see, Grace? I don't get it. I don't find this kind of funny at all. Where ahhh... where are you?
Grace: [laying in a coffin, speaking with a silly accent & startling Bill] Does this coffin make me look fat?
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Crazy Credits

The guy who accidentally walked in to the most shots: John 'Pop Pop' Roebuck See more »

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5 March 2018 | by gretchen-26937See all my reviews

Getting Grace is an honest and funny film which is immediately engaging. The smallest details in this film are spot-on as are the layered realistic relationships. It is beautifully crafted and enjoyable, I hope this inde film is submitted to as many festivals as possible- it is a winner!

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Release Date:

8 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$103,831, 25 March 2018

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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