MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 51,432 this week

Maid of Honor (1999)

 -  Short | Drama  -  October 1999 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 147 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Serena starts reflecting on the commitment in her own relationship with Donielle when she is asked to be the maid of honor for her former lover Tisha's wedding.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1054 titles
created 07 Jun 2012
 
a list of 90 titles
created 10 Nov 2012
 
list image
a list of 898 titles
created 26 Jun 2013
 
a list of 43 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Maid of Honor" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Maid of Honor (1999)

Maid of Honor (1999) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Maid of Honor.
3 wins. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kehaunani Hunt ...
Serena
...
Donielle
...
Wrapping Woman
David Ottenhouse ...
Man At Phone
Janet Lloyd ...
Marianne
...
Tisha
Ronald Trotta ...
Dennis
Gerritt Vandermeer ...
Chris
Gary Gardner ...
Hank
Caroline Gray Andres ...
Hank's Wife
Josh Dibianca ...
Waiter
...
Best Man
John Solomon ...
Bachelor Party Friend
...
Bachelor Party Friend
Marcus Tingle ...
Bachelor Party Friend
Edit

Storyline

Things are complicated for Serena: she's to be maid of honor this weekend for a high-school friend she made love to on prom night; her partner of five years, Doniel, wants to stay home and have a quick fling with another woman; and, the bride wouldn't mind a pre-nuptial tryst with Serena. She prevails upon Doniel to come with her, and then, surrounded by wedding talk about lifelong commitment and dismissive remarks about lesbians by straight friends, she examines her relationship with Doniel. Could they commit to more than their present semi-fidelity? What might Doniel say? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

October 1999 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

For Leela See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Transforms the standing of 'lesbian art' from oxymoron to viable category.
16 March 2001 | by (Phoenix, AZ) – See all my reviews

I knew we could do it. Finally, a woman has written and directed a story with major lesbian characters who are sympathetic, compelling and fully realized without devolving into flat stereotypes. Maid of Honor's script sets a modern lesbian couple within the dominant culture, acknowledging the double standard definitions of fidelity and commitment minus the falsetto, teaching tone of far too many film stories (e.g. the final episodes of "Ellen"). Love relationships--straight, gay or otherwise--are complicated by infidelities of all sorts and perhaps the honest response is closer to Doniel's: admit the human condition and proceed with principled non-monogamy. Regardless of the answer, Maid of Honor, like all good stories, enrolled us in the story and left us thinking about its consequences for days. Outstanding work all the way around: directing, casting, script.. each a job well done!

Aside to the director: To modify an old Irish blessing... "May the best of your past be the worst of our film-going future!" Thanks for the raising the bar.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Maid of Honor (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?