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Polish Wedding (1998)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  17 July 1998 (USA)
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The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a ... See full summary »

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The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a long-time affair with Roman. Her young daughter Hala is having an affair with neighbour cop Russell and becomes pregnant by him. Russell is pressed hard to marry Hala. Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes the further you stray, the closer you are to home.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic elements, sensuality and language | See all certifications »
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17 July 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amori & segreti  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$92,055 (USA) (17 July 1998)

Gross:

$563,143 (USA) (14 August 1998)
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First screen appearance by 'Veronica Mars' star Kristen Bell, as an uncredited teen neighbor. See more »

Goofs

Several times Russell is pictured in full police uniform, but is not wearing his gun or utility belt. See more »

Quotes

Jadzia Pzoniak: Nothing is more sacred to me than this - making life and love. That is my religion.
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Boring movie missing true cultural background
11 January 2004 | by (Lublin, Poland) – See all my reviews

I've just seen this movie. Polish Wedding was widely discussed in the Polish media and was regarded very controversial because of the way it described Polish society in America. I have some thoughts about it: 1. Movie misses a plot. It consists of several scenes that loosely linked. 2. Writer seems to have very faint knowledge about Polish culture and Poles. Poles don't eat pierogis every day on every meal :-) They don't smoke more than other nationalities. Music seemed to be rather Balkan. There are many Polish names but I don't recognize many Polish features and it completely misses Polish family atmosphere. 3. People kneeling before Hala crowned with garland. What was that? Does Teresa Conelly think that Poles recognized in her Virgin Mary? It's totally stupid scene.


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