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The Wedding Date (2005)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 4 February 2005 (USA)
Single-girl anxiety causes Kat Ellis to hire a male escort 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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Something Borrowed  »

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Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,129,580, 6 February 2005, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$31,726,995, 31 March 2005

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$47,175,038
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Without the end credits, the movie's running time is a short 78 minutes. See more »

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When Edward is chasing Jeffrey out of the church they are heard shouting things at each other throughout the scene yet the actor's are clearly not saying a word and simply running around. See more »

Quotes

Airplane Passenger: Your first time flying?
Kat Ellis: My sister's getting married and the best man is my ex. In case I chicken out, I want to know where all the exits are.
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Referenced in Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.2 (2011) See more »

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I Got the Feeling
Written and Performed by James Brown
Courtesy of Polydor UK Limited
Licensed by kind permission from The Universal Film & TV Licensing Division
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I am actually in physical pain
5 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

I had to visit the bathroom on 3 separate occasions within 1 hour after seeing this movie. My guts were in turmoil after watching such an idiotic and insulting travesty of a romantic comedy. The movie was so dead and moribund in atmosphere that my girlfriend fell off the couch while watching it and slept there on the floor until morning. I did not laugh once during the whole movie and I had to drive 5 miles across town to go to the video store to complain and to get some decent comedy urgently. Dermot Mulroney was so bad in this movie that I truly believe he was trying to sabotage the whole sordid affair. The movie has turned me off love and sex and the British for life. I feel like moving to a monastery and maiming myself. Please pray for me and for any poor souls who see this monstrosity.


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