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The Wedding Date (2005)

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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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"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

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

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4 February 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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

The movie was originally going to be called "Something Borrowed". See more »

Goofs

When Kat is playing rounders and she pours water down her front, the front of her trousers are also soaked. In the next shot, when she is up to bat, they are perfectly dry. See more »

Quotes

Jeffrey: [ready to pitch] Are you ready, TJ?
TJ: Bugger off, Jeffery.
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Featured in A Date with Debra (2005) See more »

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Written by Michael Bublé, Alan Chang, and Amy Foster Gillis
Performed by Michael Bublé
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing UK
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Excellent romantic comedy
12 February 2005 | by (canada) – See all my reviews

I went to this movie hoping for a fun enjoyable romantic comedy. I was rewarded with a truly wonderful romantic comedy. I loved everything about it - the cast, the writing and the setting.

Debra Messing and Dermot had good on screen chemistry and there were twists in the plot that I don't think anyone could have foreseen. I hear this movie was done on the cheap but it sure doesn't look it. Debra brought her comedic skills to the big screen showing she isn't just a TV star she is now a full fledge leading lady - watch out Julia!

I highly recommend this movie to anyone who enjoys the romantic comedy genre. I loved it so much I would have bought a copy on the spot leaving the theatre to have as my own.

Don't believe the critics who are panning this movie see for yourself a wonderful romantic film.


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