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Bridesmaids (I) (2011)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  13 May 2011 (USA)
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Competition between the maid of honor and a bridesmaid, over who is the bride's best friend, threatens to upend the life of an out-of-work pastry chef.

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Annie (Kristen Wiig), is a maid of honor whose life unravels as she leads her best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), and a group of colorful bridesmaids (Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper) on a wild ride down the road to matrimony. Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, she'll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far you'll go for someone you love. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for some strong sexuality, and language throughout | See all certifications »

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13 May 2011 (USA)  »

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$32,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$26,247,410 (USA) (13 May 2011)

Gross:

$169,076,745 (USA) (23 September 2011)
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Paul Rudd appears in a deleted scene as Dave who briefly dates Annie. However, his role is uncredited but the scene is shown in the deleted scenes section of the bonus features on the DVD. See more »

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The overhead shot of Annie driving to Chicago for the engagement party, shows signs for Madison, Chicago and Green Bay. The car she's driving is headed toward Green Bay, which is north of Milwaukee, so she's in the wrong lane. Chicago is south of Milwaukee. See more »

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Megan: I'm life, Annie, and I'm biting you in the ass!
[bites Annie's ass]
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Wow this movie is really bad!
1 April 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I thought this was supposed to be the female version of Hangover. Like Hangover it made a ton of money at the box office. And like Hangover there will probably be a sequel or two. But the similarity ends there. Whig & Rudolf are from SNL and this feels like one very very long SNL skit. Ms. Whig is on her way to becoming the next Adam Sandler. I can't believe this movie received Academy Award nominations and a movie like Drive didn't (well maybe one for sound). Melissa McCarthy is very strange and because she is so different from most of the comedy actors working today she is very watchable. You never know what she might do next. I get the impression she will do anything for a laugh. A good example is the sink scene in the upscale wedding shop. When she hosted SNL she also took a lot of chances. I hope she starts to get better material in the future.


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