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The Wedding Weekend (2006)

Shut Up and Sing (original title)
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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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Comedy | Drama | Music

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

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13 November 2009 (Mexico)  »

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Sing Now or Forever Hold Your Peace  »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

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

Gross:

$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 »

Connections

References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

Consider Me Gone
Written by Sting
Performed by The Shutmen featuring Alexander Chaplin (as Sandy Chaplin)
Arranged by Kevin Weist
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Below The Mark....
10 September 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Bruce Leddy tried his best giving the budget to make 'Shut Up And Sing' aka 'The Wedding Weekend'.

The problem lies in the plot, Some moments are interesting, but usually bland.

A group of guys who sang together in a college a Capella 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, an idea that seems dated and the lack of face-value, disappoints all the way.

Acting wise: Molly Shannon is the only actor who does her part well, while all the others try hard, though some manage.

on the whole 'Shut Up And Sing' isn't what you expect.


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