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The Wedding Date (2005)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  4 February 2005 (USA)
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Single-girl anxiety causes Kat Ellis (Messing) to hire a male escort (Mulroney) to pose as her boyfriend at her sister's wedding. Her plan, an attempt to dupe her ex-fiancé, who dumped her a couple years prior, proves to be her undoing.

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Storyline

"The Wedding Date" centers around Kat Ellis (Messing), who returns to her parents' London home for her sister's wedding. Afraid of confronting her ex-fiancé, who dumped her two years before, she hires a top-drawer male escort (Mulroney) to pose as her new boyfriend. Written by TombRaiderBuffy<stuckinsunnydale@comcast.net>

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Love doesn't come cheap.

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content including dialogue | See all certifications »

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4 February 2005 (USA)  »

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Something Borrowed  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$249,386 (South Africa) (10 June 2005)

Gross:

$704,385 (South Africa) (15 July 2005)
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Trivia

Without the end credits, the movie's running time is a short 78 minutes. See more »

Goofs

At the dinner table, Jeffrey's bow tie is tied. When he stands up to follow Kat into the wine cellar it's untied. See more »

Quotes

Kat Ellis: [about Jeffrey] He seems more mature.
Jeffrey: Run you fat tart!
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Referenced in Torchwood: Random Shoes (2006) See more »

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Written by Michael Bublé, Alan Chang, and Amy Foster-Gillies (as Amy Foster Gillis)
Performed by Michael Bublé
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing UK
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Absolutely Adorable!!!
4 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was soooo cute!!! It was one of the better romantic comedies that I've seen in awhile. I much prefer Dermot Mulroney in this movie than in My Best Friend's Wedding with Julia Roberts. While the movie did have a very simple plot it was made totally enjoyable by the wacky cast of characters and great one-liners that they tossed out. It highlighted how families can put the 'fun' in 'dysfunctional'. It also had some very good serious moments between father and daughter, and man to man. The movie was about a wedding, and like weddings it encompasses both endings and beginnings. I highly recommend this to anyone who loves to laugh and loves happy endings.


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