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Shut Up and Sing (2006)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Music  |  13 November 2009 (Mexico)
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A group of guys who sang together in a college a cappella group reunite 15 years later to perform at a friend's wedding and discover how their lives have progressed -- and in some cases regressed -- since their college heyday.

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A group of guys who sang together in a college a cappella group reunite 15 years later to perform at a friend's wedding and discover how their lives have progressed -- and in some cases regressed -- since their college heyday.

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Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Sing Now or Forever Hold Your Peace  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

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$15,598 (USA) (27 April 2007)

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$21,908 (USA) (11 May 2007)
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Had to be re-titled "The Wedding Weekend" after a legal battle with the Weinstein Co over the use of "Shut Up and Sing" for the Dixie Chicks' documentary Shut Up & Sing (2006). See more »

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References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

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I've Got the World on a String
Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics by Ted Koehler
Performed by Brian Evans
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Funny, inventive Movie
17 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Shut up and sing is a great mixture of humor, friendship, and making you take the time to remember the good things in life.

While not a well know cast, Molly Shannon is hilarious along with a few new faces. It has good music, a well written script, and of course how could I forget an insanely hot nanny!

The scenery/setting is great and makes you want to be spending the weekend on the beach with friends. It reminds you of the important things in life and not to take the small things too seriously.

I would recommend the movie to just about anyone...maybe only those who truly hate music would not enjoy it.


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