|Release||September 9, 2011 (Limited)|
|Cast||Isla Fisher, Simon Pegg, Tim Curry, Andy Serkis, John Cleese|
|Writer||Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft|
A horror comedy directed by John Landis, Burke and Hare is based on a true story about the U.K.'s earliest serial killers, William Burke (Simon Pegg) and William Hare (Andy Serkis), gravediggers who lucratively sold the corpses of their victims to a medical college for dissection. Isla Fisher plays Burke's girlfriend, an actress looking for a patron who might or might not be an accomplice to the murders. Tom Wilkinson plays Dr. Robert Knox, an anatomy lecturer looking for fresh corpses.