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The Wedding Singer - Totally Awesome Edition
The Wedding Singer - Totally Awesome Edition


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Sales Rank: 4,542

Actors: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Christine Taylor, Allen Covert, Matthew Glave
Rating: PG-13
Features: AC-3, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, DVD, Special Edition, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC
Running Time: 95 minutes
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Release Date: April 25, 2006
Theatrical Release Date: February 13, 1998
Studio: New Line Home Video

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It's 1985 and Adam Sandler is the ultimate master of ceremonies...until he is left at the altar at his own wedding. He starts to pick up the pieces of his heart after meeting Drew Barrymore but she's about to have a wedding of her own.
You're better off having been born after, say, 1965, if you really want to enjoy this corny romantic comedy and its abundant references to the MTV culture of the mid-1980s--and even then the odds are only 50-50 that you'll have a shamelessly good time. But a lot of people beat those odds, because The Wedding Singer was a surprise box-office hit when released in early 1998, and it resulted in Saturday Night Live graduate Adam Sandler's salary going ridiculously sky-high. It's a schizophrenic film about a seemingly schizophrenic wedding singer Sandler who's charmingly sweet to some people but a tongue-lashing maniac to others, probably out of frustration over his fading ambition as a wannabe rock star not to mention Sandler's penchant for loud-mouthed lunacy. When he meets an admiring young waitress delightfully played by Drew Barrymore, it's love at first sight, complicated by their pending marriages to much less appealing fianc├ęs. The plot then contorts itself to accommodate this contrived will-they-or-won't-they? scenario, so you're better off ignoring the love story and focusing on the comedy, which is sporadic but occasionally hilarious. This is also a lighter, friendlier Sandler than moviegoers had seen before, which probably accounts for the movie's success. Toss in a fine supporting cast--including a show-stopping drunk act by indie-movie stalwart Steve Buscemi--and you've got the ingredients for a no-brainer that's ultimately more fun than it is annoying. --Jeff Shannon

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