A wealthy small-town wiseguy organizes the wedding party for his daughter. As the party begins, unexpected events start to occur and disturb the party for the hosts and guests alike.
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Wieslaw Wojnar
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Bride Kaska Wojnarówna
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Eluska Wojnarowa
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Camera Operator Mateusz
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Groom Janusz
Pawel Wilczak ...
Man Providing the Car
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Notary Jan Janocha
Jerzy Rogalski ...
Uncle Mundek
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Landlady
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Uncle Edek Was
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Sergeant Stys
Tymon Tymanski ...
Wedding Band Manager Tymon
Andrzej Beja-Zaborski ...
Priest Adam
Iwona Wszolkówna ...
Bridesmaid Januszewska
Wojciech Skibinski ...
Grandfather Wincenty Mróz
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Wojnar is a wealthy man who is marrying off his beautiful daughter Kaska, in a small town in present-day Poland. He had to bribe the groom with a fancy car, since Kaska had been pregnant with another man. At the end of the ceremony, the car is delivered by a gangster, who immediately demands the promised sum of money and the deed to land from Kaska's grandfather. Unfortunately, the grandpa is unwilling to let go of the land. Meanwhile each of the wedding reception workers demands to be paid, so Wojnar, who is very reluctant to part with his money, tries to haggle and bribe his way out of all the situations. Written by Will Gilbert

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15 October 2004 (Poland)  »

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This movie's title is exactly the same as the famous Andrzej Wajda's film Wesele (1973), which is an adaptation of a play by Stanislaw Wyspianski, set at the beginning of the 20th century. Although Smarzowski's film is based on his original screenplay, it's nevertheless a sharp critical look at Polish society with its numerous defects and flaws, just like the play and the older movie were. See more »

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Muswell Hillbillies
20 October 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

WEDDING transforms a joyous occasion into a real 'Walk On The Wild Side". I am unfamiliar with Polish demographics, but I would imagine that, in America, the people depicted in the film would be called, "Hillbillies". And, by that I mean people who live in a remote, rural area in the South, often in the Appalachian (Or sometimes Ozark) Mountains, and therefore are isolated and somewhat out of touch with modern culture. In short, they would best be described as, "Rude, Crude, and Lewd". WEDDING is not funny unless you have a particularly diseased sense of humor. However, it is exceedingly twisted and perverse. Worth a look.


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