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Father of the Bride
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
3 Stars
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Primary Location: First Saw: In Theatre Saw at/with: Don't Remeber
Rating: Year: 1991 Category: Comedy
Director: Charles Shyer Time: 101:00:00 min. Writer: Edward Streeter & Frances Goodrich

Mine: Very pleasant. Martin is quite restrained leaving the wild stuff to Short. Sweet and gently funny.
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: Pleasant update of the 1950 comedy gem about a father unwilling to let go of his little girl. It's refreshing to find such ``normal'' characters in a 90s movie, but there are too many lulls (and a few too many sidesteps into silliness) for it to hit the bull's-eye as the original did. P. S. : Can we now arrange a moratorium on the song ``My Girl''? Funny cameo by SCTV's Eugene Levy. Followed by a sequel.
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Steve Martin Steve Martin as:
George Stanley Banks
Diane Keaton Diane Keaton as:
Nina Banks
Kimberly Williams as:
Anne Elizabeth Banks
Kieran Culkin Kieran Culkin as:
Matty Banks
George Newbern as:
Bryan MacKenzie
Martin Short Martin Short as:
Frank Eggelhoffer
BD Wong BD Wong as:
Howard Weinstien
Peter Michael Goetz as:
John MacKenzie
Eugene Levy Eugene Levy as:
Mr Habib