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Bridesmaids (I) (2011)

 -  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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Budget:

$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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Several directors were considered for the film including Greg Mottola, Todd Phillips, David Gordon Green, David Wain, and Jake Kasdan. However, all of them were unavailable. Anne Fletcher was the only female director considered, but they decided against hiring her. See more »

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In the Brazilian restaurant scene, Megan's blue napkin that she is wearing goes from tucked in to missing and then between tucked and not tucked for the rest of the scene. See more »

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Not hilarious, but boring and nasty
20 January 2012 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Whereas the cover says it is hilarious, it is not. Not once did even a tiny smile appear on our faces when my friend and I watched it. It was so boring that at some point, my friend took off multiple times to make tea, wash the dishes, hang out the wash, et cetera, just so she would not have to watch.

The rivalry the cover speaks of is not at all funny. Instead, it is nasty. It brings an uncomfortable atmosphere to the movie. It is all about how selfish these girls are.

The main character is no fun at all. She is boring to watch and has no appeal whatsoever. The other characters are not very attractive to watch either. There is no fun, no humor at all in this movie; only selfishness and egotism.

You can be certain to lose your good mood if you watch this movie.


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