• Bride Wars (2009)

Bride Wars

Release Date: January 9th, 2009

DVD Release Date: April 28th, 2009

PG |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Since the time they were little girls, best friends Liv (Kate Hudson) and Emma (Anne Hathaway) have been planning every aspect of their future weddings, including choosing the same destination: New York's famed Plaza Hotel. But when a clerical error causes a clash in wedding dates, Liv and Kate discover their inner demons -- with their lifelong friendship as a possible casualty.

Cast: Kate Hudson, Anne Hathaway, Kristen Johnston, Bryan Greenberg, Chris Pratt, Steve Howey, Candice Bergen, John Pankow

Director: Gary Winick

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: New Regency Pictures, Birdie, Riche-Ludwig Productions

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Friendship, Spirited, Revenge, 2000s, Transformation, Charming, Office, Best friend, Hotel, Rivalry, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Bride Wars is pretty thin soup. The characters have no depth or personality, no quirks or complications, no conversation. show more

  • 20
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Never gets off its high-concept stool long enough to explore what makes weddings so exciting and nerve-racking and treacherous. It flounders instead in juvenilia and bitchiness. show more

  • 88

    Sometimes the only funny stuff is in the trailers, but not so here. Kristen Johnson was especially adept at stealing some scenes. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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