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The Wedding Dress (2001)

When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded ... See full summary »

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Travis Cleveland
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Madeline Carver
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Joan Delano
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Zoey Delano
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Paul Rodericks
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Laura Rodericks
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Art Panner
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Steve Blaine
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Deke Johannsen
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Lula (as Lina Teal)
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Billy
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Mary Pinkham
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Ella Pinkham
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Cass (as Stefanie Von Pfetten)
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When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded officer-messenger. Years later she sends it to her nephew, photographer Travis Cleveland, but his model-bride Cass only pretends to like it to get rid of his loyal assistant. After he walks off with it, his car gets stolen with the dress in it... And it keeps passing on from person to person, but will anybody actually get married in it or does it just keep bringing bad luck to couples? Written by KGF Vissers

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This dress will change the lives of six brides forever.

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28 October 2001 (USA)  »

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La robe de mariée  »

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Tyne Daly and Kathryne Dora Brown are real-life mother and daughter. See more »

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Definitely Watchable
24 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed the movie very much... I'm a huge fan of NPH and he was very adorable in this movie. Most of the characters were great. I agree with another comment that the youngest couple was a little unnecessary. It was somewhat difficult, though, for me to get past the pure and simple ugliness of that wedding dress. The basis for every story was how wonderful and gorgeous the dress was. If someone didn't know the sentimentality of its back-story, there is very little chance they would think it was pretty. After 1984, very few people would be caught dead in a dress like that on their wedding day. At one point it was "updated" and was the best it looked. But it was a very cute story, the various story lines kept the movie from dragging, and it was very lighthearted. Happy endings all around!


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