As noted on its cover, suspense film "After.Life" asks, "How can you save yourself if you're already dead?" It's a good question, but the answer is less than electrifying, at least as presented by director/co-writer Agnieszka Wojtowicz-Vosloo.
Grade school teacher Anna (Christina Ricci) doesn't have the healthiest of relationships; she's estranged from her crazy mother, and treats her boyfriend, Paul (Justin Long), with a mutual smugness. But it beats getting in a car accident and waking up on a slab at the funeral home, being attended to and prepped by its manager, Eliot (Liam Neeson).
Eliot can converse with her because, as he tells her, he has a gift of speaking to the dead,