A boy's barmitzvah looks set to be a disaster when it coincides with the 1966 World Cup Final.

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A boy's barmitzvah looks set to be a disaster when it coincides with the 1966 World Cup Final.

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the makers of FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL would like to invite you to a bar mitzvah. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for language, some sexual content and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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3 November 2006 (UK)  »

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Opening Weekend:

£292,295 (UK) (3 November 2006)

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$224,513 (USA) (6 March 2009)
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When the family is on holiday in Brighton you can clearly see the rides on Brighton Pier including 'Ranger' and 'Turbo Coaster', these rides were not introduced until the early-mid 1990's. See more »

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References Gone with the Wind (1939) See more »

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this film was heart warming
23 November 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I thought that, though this film was admittedly little slow to take off, it picked up momentum and was captivating throughout the later stages. the story was indeed heartwarming ands quirky. It required a little patience but that paid off and I found the performances convincing and true to life. it did make me shed a tear at the end and the climax is rewarding, even though we know the outcome. I would say that it's well worth a viewing. The lead character is well played and the father figure is a sad yet endearing character. The build up to the finale is quite long but draws you in and I thought the screenplay was a little reminiscent of Mike Leigh's style. Go and see it -- you won't be disappointed overall!


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