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Samoan Wedding (2006)

Sione's Wedding (original title)
Four raucous Samoans are banned from their best friend's wedding. To get in, they have to prove themselves as mature individuals by getting and keeping girlfriends.

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Iaheto Ah Hi ...
Stanley
Shimpal Lelisi ...
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Teuila Blakely ...
Leilani
Madeleine Sami ...
Tania
David Fane ...
Bolo / Paul
Maryjane McKibbin-Schwenke ...
Princess
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Minister
Ana Tuigamala ...
Albert's Mum
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Derek
Karena Lyons ...
Jane
Mario Gaoa ...
Eugene
Cilla Brown ...
Leonie
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Meet best friends Michael, Albert, Stanley and Sefa; the ladies' man, the good boy, the weird one and the party boy. They're staring down the barrel of their thirtieth birthdays, but still act as if they're sixteen; they get drunk, they chase the wrong women and they have a remarkable record of misbehaving and causing chaos at every wedding they attend. But now Michael's younger brother Sione is getting married, and everything is about to change. Sione is their boy, the kid they used to look after, who grew up while they were still partying. And to ensure his big day isn't spoiled by his boys and their idiot antics, Sione has issued an ultimatum; the guys all have to bring dates to the wedding. And not just any dates; real girlfriends, someone they've made a commitment to. They have one month. So just how hard can it be to get a date for your best boy's wedding? Written by Anonymous

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They made one little promise, not to ruin their boy's big day... See more »

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30 March 2006 (New Zealand)  »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$388,424 (New Zealand) (31 March 2006)

Gross:

$71,840 (USA) (9 February 2007)
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[the guys propose to the Pastor to bring girls to the wedding]
Albert: It's so we're different people when these girls around. Even Sefa behaves when Leilani is with him, that's why he never takes her anywhere. Sione's like a little brother to us.
Michael: Especially me, sir.
Stanley: They're related.
Albert: And this is the last wedding we'd want to ruin.
Michael: Right, Sione?
[Sione shrugs]
Minister: Not just dates, not some girl foolish enough to say yes to a night out and free food. You must bring girlfriends.
Albert: Girlfriends?
Stanley: But Your Majesty, ...
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Connections

Followed by Sione's 2: Unfinished Business (2012) See more »

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I Do Believe
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I loved it!
25 April 2006 | by (Palmerston North, New Zealand) – See all my reviews

This was such an awesome movie, I enjoyed every minute of it, laughed my socks off!

If you loved Bro Town, you will love this. If you don't "get" Bro Town you won't "get" this movie.

This is one I will be buying on DVD as soon as it is out!

The boys show just how hard it can be to be taken seriously in that weird game of love.

It is also a good insight into the samoan community, how they love life and really put everything into a party!

The characters were so real and so funny! . Totally recommend!


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