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Father of the Bride Part II (1995)

George Banks must deal not only with the pregnancy of his daughter, but also with the unexpected pregnancy of his wife.

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Airs Sun. Sep. 04, 3:45 AM on TBS

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Joanna MacKenzie (as Kate McGregor Stewart)
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Storyline

In this sequel to "Father of the Bride", George Banks must accept the reality of what his daughter's ascension from daughter to wife, and now, to mother means when placed into perspective against his own stage of life. As the comfortable family unit starts to unravel in his mind, a rapid progression into mid-life crisis is in his future. His journey to regain his youth acts as a catalyst for a kind of "rebirth" of his attitude on life when he and his wife, Nina, find how their lives are about to change as well. Written by Scott Jentsch

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Just When His World Is Back To Normal... He's In For The Surprise Of His Life! See more »

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Comedy | Family | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild language and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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8 December 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Brudens far 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$76,594,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Michael Peter Goetz co-starred with both Caulkin brothers. Kieran in this film and Macaulay in My Girl (1991). See more »

Goofs

In the closing sequence when George's daughter (and her child) drive away, we see the bright Sun shining straight onto the front of the house. Then when George watches his daughter drive away, the Sun shines from George's right (from behind the house). When George walks to the front door, the Sun is to his left, across the front of the house. See more »

Quotes

[Annie is in labor. Dragging sleeping George out by the head. Drops head and looks around]
Franck Eggelhoffer: Gee, I could change this room... THIS IS NOT THE TIME TO THINK ABOUT THIS FRANCK!
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Give Me the Simple Life
Music by Rube Bloom
Lyrics by Harry Ruby
Performed by Steve Tyrell
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Quit Standing On My Shutters!!!!!!
5 September 2000 | by (Topeka, KS) – See all my reviews

That is one of my favorite lines, followed by "and pack up your things and hit the road! And don't trample the daisies!" Or he says something like that.

Anyway. I went and saw this in theaters and amazingly enough, I really liked it. One of the best Steve Martin films next to Bowfinger and Planes, Trains and Automobiles. I enjoyed the acting, I enjoyed the story and everything else about this movie that made it great. It wasn't a comedy going from one zinger to the next but something well thought out and well written.

If your looking for a lite movie with some fun, I recommend seeing this movie.


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