• The Wedding Singer (1998)

The Wedding Singer

Release Date: February 13th, 1998

DVD Release Date: August 25th, 1998

PG-13 |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

Set in 1985, Adam Sandler plays a nice guy with a broken heart who's stuck in one of the most romantic jobs in the world, a wedding singer. He loses all hope when he is abandoned at the altar by his fiancé. He meets a young woman named Julia (Drew Barrymore), who enlists his help to plan her wedding. He falls in love with her and must win her over before she gets married.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Christine Taylor, Allen Covert, Matthew Glave, Ellen Albertini Dow, Angela Featherstone, Alexis Arquette

Director: Frank Coraci

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: New Line Cinema, Juno Pix

Distributors: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Hilarious, Friend, Forbidden love, House, Amusing, Love triangle, 1980s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    San Francisco Examiner

    The considerable appeal of this movie has to do with its roots in those nice, comforting love stories of the 1930s. show more

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A sweet-natured if formulaic romantic comedy. show more

  • 75
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    The movie is surprisingly strong despite its potentially flaky plot, combining '80s-style humor with a sincere romantic story. show more

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