MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,272 this week

Confetti (2006)

 -  Comedy | Music | Romance  -  5 May 2006 (UK)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 4,174 users   Metascore: 57/100
Reviews: 49 user | 73 critic | 21 from Metacritic.com

A mockumentary that follows three couples as they battle it out to win the coveted title of 'Most Original Wedding of the Year'.

Director:

Writer:

(concept)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 49 titles
created 06 Sep 2011
 
a list of 47 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 
a list of 3690 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 
a list of 21 titles
created 23 Feb 2013
 
a list of 48 titles
created 31 May 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Confetti" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Confetti (2006)

Confetti (2006) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Confetti.
3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Martin Freeman plays Chris, a frustrated TV producer who is forced to leave his unreliable flatmate Bob played by Velibor Topic in charge of showing a series of real estate agents around ... See full summary »

Director: Gavin Claxton
Stars: Martin Freeman, Corey Johnson, Velibor Topic
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Mr. and Mrs. Peach's favourite neighbours emigrate to Australia, leaving the grieving Peach's anxiously twitching the net curtains of their suburban cul-de-sac home waiting to see who will ... See full summary »

Director: Debbie Isitt
Stars: Ricky Tomlinson, Marion Bailey, Phil Daniels
Lonely Hearts (2007)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A year after his wife leaves him; Jeff seeks solace in meeting women through lonely hearts dating. His attempts are emotionally unsuccessful and Jeff can't seem to move on. His denial ... See full summary »

Director: James Keaton
Stars: Martin Freeman, Lucia Giannecchini, Ralph Haddon
The Robinsons (TV Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Martin Freeman, Hugh Bonneville, Abigail Cruttenden
Animals I (2012)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Pol is a teenager with a seemingly calm life. He lives with his brother, and is still in high school. However, Pol has a secret: Deerhoof, a cuddly teddy bear who thinks, moves around, and ... See full summary »

Director: Marçal Forés
Stars: Oriol Pla, Augustus Prew, Dimitri Leonidas
Nightwatching (2007)
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An extravagant, exotic and moving look at Rembrandt's romantic and professional life, and the controversy he created by the identification of a murderer in the painting THE NIGHT WATCH

Director: Peter Greenaway
Stars: Martin Freeman, Emily Holmes, Eva Birthistle
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A suburban couple decide to shake up their marriage by "swinging" with another couple.

Director: Jonathan Newman
Stars: Martin Freeman, Mandy Moore, Jonathan Silverman
Hardware (2003–2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Stars: Martin Freeman, Peter Serafinowicz, Ken Morley
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Desperate to get across London to meet his girlfriend off the Eurostar, a man persuades a pretty bicycle courier to take him on the back of her bike, creating a dilemma he wasn't expecting.

Directors: Charles Guard, Thomas Guard
Stars: Martin Freeman, Lena Headey, Jodhi May
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Three young friends decide to share a house together in London over the summer. But as the outside world infiltrates their happy home, truths are revealed, tensions rise and their ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Hilliard-Forde
Stars: Michael Alexander, Lucy Briers, Jessica Brohn
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Becky Martin
Stars: Bennett Arron, Robert Bathurst, Martin Freeman
Rubbish (2007)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Directors: Ed Roe, Dougal Wilson
Stars: Martin Freeman, James Lance, Anna Friel
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Sam (as Jessica Stevenson)
...
Meredith MacNeill ...
Isabelle
...
...
Vincent Franklin ...
Archie
...
Gregory
Felicity Montagu ...
Vivien
Jimmy Carr ...
Antoni
...
Sam's Mum
...
Snoopy
...
Jen
...
Sam's Dad
...
Counsellor
Edit

Storyline

Confetti - a mockumentary which follows three couples, competing for the title of Most Original Wedding of the Year: The Musical Wedding, The Tennis Wedding and the Naturist Wedding. Written by EssentiallyPointless

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

May the best wedding win! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 May 2006 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Confetti - Heirate lieber ungewöhnlich  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$20,560 (USA) (15 September 2006)

Gross:

$226,990 (USA) (13 October 2006)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

On the DVD, one of the special features is 'Choose Your Own Winner', where you get to watch a scene with your preferred winner. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Antoni: Hello, my name is Antoni Clarke, and I am a bride's best friend.
[pause; wearily]
Antoni: I'm not gay.
See more »

Connections

References The Broadway Melody (1929) See more »

Soundtracks

Everything Is You
Written by Clare Teal, Amanda Field and Ben Castle
Performed by Clare Teal
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The cream of British comedy do it again!
26 April 2006 | by (Southampton, England) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie this evening at a preview screening in Southampton knowing only 3 things: It was about weddings, all the scripts were improvised, and it contained one of my most hated people: Jimmy Carr. Fortunately though, I was pleasantly surprised. The film contained the cream of the British comedy crop - actors from Spaced, The Office, Peep Show, Green Wing etc etc, and was suitably hilarious. It follows three couples who are chosen to compete for the title of 'most original wedding' for Confetti magazine. The winner gets a half million pound house. Jessica Stevenson and Martin Freeman make for the nicest and most realistic couple in the film, and their wedding contains the most colourful characters.. notably Jessica's character Sam's sister, a dancer who tries to take over the wedding's choreography (their theme is old MGM musicals) to the couple's obvious annoyance. It was odd seeing the pairing of peep show's Jez and Sophie in the film, and i didn't know if i'd be able to shrug off the feeling that Mark would be getting jealous...the feeling passed. These two were brilliant playing the couple who had chosen a naturist wedding. The Green Wing's Stephen Mangan and Man Stroke Woman's Meredith MacNeill were also hilarious as the couple having a tennis themed wedding - along with a host of marital issues. The show-stealers in the film though had to be the wedding planners. Both gave mesmerising performances and were utterly fabulous. The film's dialogue was apparently improvised, and it shows in the realistic reactions of the characters, particularly these two. They alone were worth going to see the film for. Even if the rest had been terrible. Which it wasn't.

And finally...the true test of the film's greatness... I actually didn't hate Jimmy Carr in it. Wonderful. And also some kind of miracle...

The film's not out yet but i recommend anyone who gets the wonderful quirky British comedies of the last few years to seriously give this one a go when it's released. It's worth it.


12 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
i know there is nudity, but how much? TheRealMrsDarcy
terrible film! louise101
Well, I thought it was great! getupkid-2
Release date in the U.S Hairyelephante
Great film. Bad ending. j_post85
Comedy? inlimb0
Discuss Confetti (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?