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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

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

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Also Known As:

Something Borrowed  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,129,580 (USA) (4 February 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 Nick calms Kat by the car, his head against her face changes position between shots. See more »

Quotes

Kat Ellis: An escort at a funeral? Somebody's dead.
Nick Mercer: Yeah, imagine facing that alone.
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Sway
Written by Luis Demetrio and Pablo Beltrán Ruiz
English lyrics by Norman Gimbel
Performed by Michael Bublé
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing UK
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I loved it!
4 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie tonight, the night it came out and it was wonderful. The plot of this movie reminds me of A Walk in the Clouds (Debra Messing's first movie). What chemistry between the main characters! Debra Messing's character reminds me somewhat of her Will and Grace character. She is classic,elegant, and beautiful with her style. Dermot Mulroney is sexy and charming. It was funny and romantic and had some really great quotes. The music was fun so you may want to run out and buy the soundtrack after singing out loud in the theater. I loved every minute and thought it was worth every penny.I will buy this movie the day it comes out on DVD.


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