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Father of the Bride

(DVD - 2005)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Father of the Bride
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A father deals with his only daughter's lavish wedding. New bonus features include a look behind the scenes and an interview with Steve Martin and Martin Short.
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video, 2005
Edition: 15th anniversary special ed
ISBN: 0788858688
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE F
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Sep 21, 2012
  • EowynThandawen rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

George Banks; I used to think a wedding was a simple affair. A boy and girl meet, they fall in love, he buys a ring, she buys a dress, they say "I Do". I was wrong. That's getting married. A wedding, is an entirely different affair.

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Matty Banks: Can I put Cameron back on the list if he promises not to eat?
George: You know, that's not a bad idea. Who else can we ask not to eat? My parents and your mother.
Annie: Why don't we just charge people? That way we can make money on the wedding?

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Franck Eggelhoffer: Uh-oh, I bring the wrong color thread. I assumed you'd be wearing a black "tuxado."
George: It is a black "tuxado."
Franck Eggelhoffer: I don't think so, babe. This tux is "nuffy" blue. No doubt about it.
George: What're you talking about? Armani doesn't make a blue tuxedo.
Franck Eggelhoffer: Armani don't also make "polyaster."

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

George: Annie, it's a little nippy out, you might want to put on a sweater.
Annie: Dad, it's okay, I'm kinda warm.
George: Still, there's a chill in the air and you've been on a plane.
Annie: Dad, I'm fine.
Bryan: Annie, it is kinda cold out.
Annie: It is?
Bryan: Yeah.
Annie: All right, thanks, I'll get my jacket.

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

George: Drive carefully. And don't forget to fasten your condom.
Annie: Dad!
George: [shrieks in embarrassment] Seat belt! I meant, I meant seat belt.

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Annie: What is this, 1958? Give the little wife a blender?

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Sep 29, 2014
  • d2013 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

One never tires of great comedy!

Aug 23, 2012
  • britprincess1 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This film has such nostalgia value for me. I can't help but love it. Films like this one (a lot of them by Steve Martin, actually) warm my heart and remind me of my childhood, as well as having a great deal of comedy for newcomers. I adore this film! (Also, Diane Keaton is exceptional as always.)

Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

While this is far from being one of my favorites it is still a decent movie, the script is well put together and the acting is good for this type of film. I would recommend this to fans of off beat and darker comedies.

Sep 09, 2011
  • annie10012 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A really funny comedy - I love the music in it!!!

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Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

bdls206 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

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Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

George Banks is an ordinary, middle-class man whose 21 year-old daughter Annie has decided to marry a man from an upper-class family, but George can't think of what life would be like without his daughter. He becomes slightly insane, but his wife tries to make him happy for Annie, but when the wedding takes place at their home and a foreign wedding planner takes over the ceremony, George must try to handle the fact that people grow up.

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Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: This title contains Sexual Content.

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Oct 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

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