“Ghost Town” stars Ricky Gervais as dentist Bertram Pincus, a Grinch-type who hates his patients, has no friends and spends most of his time avoiding conversations in general. After what was supposed to be a routine colonoscopy, Dr. Bertram notices some very odd people following him around.
After a return visit to the hospital, he is told he died “a little” during his procedure; he’s become some sort of bridge between the worlds of the living and the dead. It turns out the dead need help moving into the light.
Most persistent among the vaporous masses is Frank (Greg Kinnear), who met his demise during an adulterous jaunt, and needs Pincus to do him a solid concerning his widow Gwen (T