Less than two months ago, a judge in Panola County, Texas, ordered the early release of Bernie Tiede, the now-55-year-old convicted murderer played by Jack Black in Richard Linklater’s 2012 dark co...

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Jailhouse interview with Bernie Tiede

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Bernie... dead for some time and bernie tiede was being charged with the murder

In Carthage, TX, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede is one of the town's most beloved residents. He sings in the church choir and is always willing to lend a helping hand. He befriends an affluent widow, and she soon becomes dependent on Bernie. Later it is reported that Marjorie Nugent has been dead for some time, and Bernie Tiede is charged with the murder.

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Bernie Tiede (Jack Black) to Marjorie Nugent (Shirley MacLaine): "Marjorie, please. I can understand chewing each bite of some food 25 times like chicken fried steak, but I don't think you have to chew your refried beans that many times." -- from Bernie (2012) directed by Richard Linklater

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