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Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.

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Jake Adams
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Josh Adams
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Ma Adams
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Funeral Director
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Cleaning Lady
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Library Lady
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Tour Host Ken
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Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.

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They're not looking for love, they're looking for a wife

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual references | See all certifications »
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21 January 2003 (USA)  »

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2 Brothers & a Bride  »

Box Office

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$4,580 (USA) (14 May 2004)

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$25,589 (USA) (25 June 2004)
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Actual tour clients and would-be brides appear as extras as the film was shot during a real St. Petersburg romance tour. See more »

Goofs

While in the hotel at St Petersburg, when Josh is lying on the bed and having some snacks he puts the bag of crisps on the nearby table and try to remove the crumbs from the sheets. Then in the next shot, from the reflexion of the mirror, he is leaving his bed with the bag of crisps in his hand. See more »

Soundtracks

Speaking with the Angel
Written and Performed by Ron Sexsmith (as Ronald Eldon Sexsmith)
Used by permission of Songs of Universal, Inc. (BMI)
Courtesy of Interscope Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Funny AND Heartwarming
10 March 2004 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

I saw an advanced screening of A Foreign Affair and I thought it was perfect. A refreshing film that's not only funny but also sweet. wonderful performances by Tim Blake Nelson, and David Arquette. They play two brothers looking for someone to take care of them after their doting mother passes away. After seeing an ad for A Foreign Affair party tours they decide that going to Russia to find themselves a wife is the best way to get a replacement. They're not looking for love, they're looking for a wife, but what follows is funny, touches your heart and lifts your spirits. A thoroughly enjoyable movie. They filmed this movie on location in Russia and it features genuine clients from an actual tour party. If you liked Lost in Translation then you'll love this film. It's original and definitely entertaining.


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