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The Big Wedding (2013)

R | | Comedy | 26 April 2013 (USA)
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A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

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Don and Ellie were once married and have two children, Lyla and Jared. They adopt a boy from Colombia, Alejandro. Eventually they would divorce, Ellie would move away and Don would hook up with Bebe, Ellie's best friend. When Alejandro is about to get married, he informs Don and Ellie that he never told his natural mother who is so traditional that they got divorced. And she is coming for the wedding so he asks them if they can pretend to still be married. Don and Ellie reluctantly agree to it and Bebe moves out who is also upset that Don doesn't want to commit. Lyla who is married is going through a rough patch in her marriage. And Hared who hasn't had much luck with women finds himself attracted to Alejandro's extremely sensual sister, Huria. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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It's never too late to start acting like a family.

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

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26 April 2013 (USA)  »

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Gently Down the Stream  »

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Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,591,663 (USA) (26 April 2013)

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$21,784,432 (USA) (28 June 2013)
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The wedding cake for the movie was made by Carlos Bakery. The cake was featured on TLC'S Cake Boss. See more »

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When Lila faints, the crash mat is reflected in the window. See more »

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Alejandro: My mom is Jbuddist, which is Jewish slash Buddhist, and my father thinks that organized religion is for...
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Save the Last Dance for Me
Written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman
Performed by Michael Bublé
Courtesy of Reprise Records
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With a cast like this I expected a lot more than cheap sex jokes...
12 May 2013 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

A few funny moments, but overall a waste of time....my wife actually proposed me to watch Iron Man 3 instead....but i was being a "good" husband and said: "No honey, you wanted to watch this one".

Halfway through the movie we both agreed that Iron Man would be a better alternative....

So, i'm not against sexual humor (like for example The Hangover) but this one i would recommend you all to skip...

Peace out :)

BTW i don't like being forced to write 10 lines, unless the movie i am commenting on is worth it :p


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