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Based on 13 Reviews
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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    This is like any other Edward Burns film, except for one thing. It's unmistakably better. This is the movie I believe Burns has been trying to make since "The Brothers McMullen," 11 years ago. show more

  • 60
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    The movie snaps sharply to life every now and then, and its unfashionable decency really gets to you. show more

  • 75
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    The Groomsmen captures a single, specific moment, when responsibilities await but adulthood is still unwelcome. If their predicament strikes a chord, you may want to join Burns' boys for their final hurrah. show more

  • 70
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    Edward Burns' best riff yet on guys trying to sort out their feelings about women. show more

  • 63
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    Leguizamo deserves real kudos for making what he does of T.C., who is the film's walking lesson in how to undermine elitist clichés about working-class Long Island. show more

  • 25
    New York Post

    Comes about five films after writer-director-star Ed Burns should have found another career. show more

  • NA
    Phil Hall Film Threat

    After sitting through this movie, you will want to throw something more pungent than rice at The Groomsmen. show more

  • 75
    Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly

    Every actor registers...In a film of minor ambition, they're all worthy company. show more

  • 75
    Peter Rainer Christian Science Monitor

    As a writer-director, Edward Burns is as industrious as an occupational therapist. He makes sure each of his people is well positioned for happiness. show more

  • 75
    Bill White Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Groomsmen, while as corny as a Staten Island marriage proposal, rings true on many levels. show more

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