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The Big Wedding

Overview


Genre :

Romance, Comedy

Release Date :

April 26, 2013

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Justin Zackham

Starring :

Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton, Katherine Heigl, Amanda Seyfried, Robin Williams, Susan Sarandon, Ben Barnes, Patricia Rae, Topher Grace, Christa Campbell, Kyle Bornheimer, Christine Ebersole, David Rasche

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2 of 4

“..The Big Wedding is a sloppy affair, with only partially formed characters and ridiculous scenarios that strain credulity and patience..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1 of 4

“..produced in 2012, except for the jokes and the whole set-up, produced in about 1955..”
by Frank Lovece [Newsday]
1 of 4

“..packing a weak movie with big names doesn't mean audiences can ignore the bad smell rising around them. These kids should have eloped and saved us all 88 minutes of pain..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
2 of 4

“..no one is bad in The Big Wedding, but no one is remotely believable, either..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4

“..it's too dull, too crowded, too ugly..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
2 of 4

“..it's just such a shining example of a dull studio comedy..”
by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]
1.5 of 4

“..it's a mess, and not in a good way..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
1.5 of 4

“..feels like nothing more ambitious than a big screen sit-com. It's tired and dated with too few laughs to justify the stultifying attempts at drama and the impossible-to-swallow plot contortions..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1 of 4

“..a would-be screwball comedy that forgets to throw in the screws..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Review rate : D-
Reviewed by Adam Graham [Detroit News]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Tom Russo [Boston Globe]
Reviewed by Betsy Sharkey [Los Angeles Times]
Reviewed by Calum Marsh [Village Voice]

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