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Father of the Bride (1991)

10 Ratings: 1.4
A movie directed by Charles Shyer

This '90s update of the Spencer Tracy-Elizabeth Taylor hit is a mix of the pleasant and the silly, a nice enough movie but a little too controlled to become particularly interesting. Steve Martin plays the aging patriarch who is threatened by his … see full wiki

Director: Charles Shyer
Release Date: 20 December 1991 (USA)
3 reviews about Father of the Bride (1991)
Quick Tip by . July 25, 2010
As is so often the case this one is nowhere near as good as the original.
review by . September 15, 2002
posted in Movie Hype
FATHER OF THE BRIDE is a romantic comedy in a different vein. Most movies of that type are about a boy meeting a girl and the two falling in love. That happens in FATHER OF THE BRIDE. However, the movie isn't about the romantic love between a couple; it's about a father's love for his daughter.It is true that the cast didn't have very difficult roles. Nevertheless, Steve Martin, Dianne Keaton, Kimberly Williams and the rest of the cast do a remarkable job, making the Banks family seem like real …
review by . November 01, 2000
posted in Movie Hype
This movie is one of my all time faves. Steve Martin's hillarious comments and facial expressions are quite side splitting. The scene where the family meets the wedding coordinator is one of the many highlights. The Hotdog bun episode, when Steve Martin meets Brian McKenzie, and the Banks-McKenzie meeting for that matter are all amusing as well. Through all the laughter, it is very hard to let go of one's child even if its to a new spouse. Steve Martin portrays that emotion with lots of humor and …
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