MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 353 this week

Save the Date (I) (2012)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  8 November 2012 (USA)
5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 4,912 users   Metascore: 54/100
Reviews: 13 user | 32 critic | 17 from Metacritic.com

Sarah begins to confront her shortcomings after she rejects her boyfriend's hasty proposal and soon finds herself in a rebound romance. Meanwhile, her sister Beth is immersed in the details of her wedding.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $14.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 titles
created 03 Sep 2011
 
a list of 38 titles
created 04 Nov 2011
 
a list of 23 titles
created 24 Apr 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 02 Jan 2014
 
a list of 32 titles
created 01 Jun 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Save the Date" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Save the Date (2012)

Save the Date (2012) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Save the Date.
3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Living in a fantasy era long gone and obsessed with old time country stars, the prettiest girl in a small Arizona town finds a lost iPod filled with songs that speak to her sensitive heart.... See full summary »

Directors: Ryan Page, Christopher Pomerenke
Stars: Lizzy Caplan, Ron Livingston, Joe Lo Truglio
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A coming of age comedy about two guys who are way too old to be coming of age.

Director: Michael Mohan
Stars: Stephen Hale, Anthony Deptula, Tina Kapousis
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The Dunderheads are an eccentric Montana family who've been in the mountains for far too long. Now one step ahead of the law, matriarch Grandma Ira flees to Canada with her two wildly ... See full summary »

Stars: Olympia Dukakis, Haley Joel Osment, Alison Brie
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A star studded romping road trip. The Dunderheads are what's left of an old Montana family. They live in the Rockies - mostly shooting, drinking & screwing. Olympia Dukakis, Haley Joel ... See full summary »

Director: D.G. Brock
Stars: Olympia Dukakis, Alison Brie, Haley Joel Osment
Crashing (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Having been kicked out of his house by his wife, writer Richard McMurray crashes on the couch of two sexy co-eds where he just might find the inspiration to complete his second novel.

Director: Gary Walkow
Stars: David Cross, Caleigh White, Campbell Scott
Bachelorette (2012)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

Director: Leslye Headland
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzy Caplan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Derrick, a bastard, is about to become a father and begins to document his feelings on tape. Unfortunate for him, Perry, his lovably sadistic friend, convinces him they should make a ... See full summary »

Directors: Ryan Hixson, Vick Smith
Stars: James Brandon Waterman, Chris Blasman, Alison Brie
The Coverup (2008)
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The story centers on around the mysterious death of repeat drunk driving offender Thacker and the discovery of his body in an alley behind the Marshalltown, Iowa, police department after his latest DUI arrest.

Director: Brian Jun
Stars: Gabriel Mann, Eliza Dushku, John Savage
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Frank Bartlett has been tortured, embarrassed, and humiliated by his brother Bruce -- usually on film -- his entire life. Now that Bruce is finally off drugs and has turned his life around, things should be different. They are not.

Director: Jordan Roberts
Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Chris O'Dowd, Lizzy Caplan
Life Partners (2014)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Sasha and Paige's co-dependent friendship is tested as Paige gets serious with a guy for the first time.

Director: Susanna Fogel
Stars: Leighton Meester, Gillian Jacobs, Adam Brody
The Home Front (Video 2010)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Michael Wohl
Stars: Alison Brie, Lulu Brud, Tammy Dahlstrom
Us One Night (2009)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

At an engagement party, friends Nick, Rebecca, and Geoffrey come face-to-face with questions about their own love lives. Nick is still pining for his ex-girlfriend; Rebecca is struggling ... See full summary »

Director: Stan Kirsch
Stars: Jesse Matthew Bernstein, Alison Brie, Kristyn Green
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Andrew
...
Kevin
...
Jonathan
...
Isabelle
...
Benjie
...
Mom
...
Trevor
Devin Barry ...
Soul Patch
Jacob Womack ...
Jonathan's Friend
...
Steppenwolf
...
Cute Wolfbird Fan
...
Michelle
...
Aunt Mary
Edit

Storyline

Sarah begins to confront her shortcomings after she rejects her boyfriend's hasty proposal and soon finds herself in a rebound romance. Meanwhile, her sister Beth is immersed in the details of her wedding.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

sisters friends husbands lovers

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 November 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dobra partia  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,755 (USA) (14 December 2012)

Gross:

$3,755 (USA) (14 December 2012)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Jonathan: Jonathan -Books are cool.
Jonathan: Sarah -They are cool.
See more »

Soundtracks

Baby Blue
Written by Giorgio Moroder, Keith Forsey
Performed by Giorgio Moroder
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Despite its predictability, Save the Date is an enjoyable rom-com
17 November 2012 | by (Warsaw) – See all my reviews

Though I can't deny that the film's storyline is overly clichéd and hence predictable as the story goes, I still stand by the reassuring assumption that Save the Date is one of the year's most watchable independent romantic comedies. While the film tries too hard to be fresh – and ultimately fails – it promises a perfectly laughable and heartfelt experience, making a good use of the catchy soundtrack and its cast of many promising indie-regulars. After a short conversation with Michael Mahan (during the American Film Festival in Wroclaw), the director of this picture, I rest assured that Save the Date aspires to be mostly an enjoyable and entertaining comedy and that's its unquestionable strength.

Saying that the story exemplifies a real-life one would be perhaps an overstatement, but admitting that the viewers can identify with the characters and the issues that they need to cope with would definitely be all right.

There is romance, sex, marriage, and pregnancy; there are break ups, fights, rock concerts, dances, and parties. Ironically so, the film doesn't seem dull even though it is a mash-up of all those things.

What's more, as corny as it may sound, Save the Date illustrates everything that the word 'indie' brings to mind these days: indie music, indie actors, indie dialogues (words like 'like', 'awesome', 'cool', 'dude' – you know what I mean), indie vibe even.

Save the Date is definitely not a movie for everyone. It's more of an evening-on-the-couch type of thing than a real deal, but still I would recommend it to everyone who is in need of a light-hearted kind of entertainment. Also, admirers of Lizzie Caplan will observe how she – once again – shows her true potential, gradually turning into a rom-com favorite.


13 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The thing that made this movie stupid and unenjoyable for me was... kage555-1
How old are the sisters supposed to be? x_imdb-385
Hotties jp44-3
Awful ending lenscap1
I really enjoyed this... ovorc
trailer song? darrick-thomas
Discuss Save the Date (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?