Bridesmaids (DVD Digital Copy Blu-ray/WS) Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ellie Kemper Movie Titles: Bridesmaids Synopsis: Kristen Wiig leads the cast as Annie, a maid of honor whose life unravels as she leads her best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), and a group of colorful bridesmaids (Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper) on a wild ride down the road to matrimony
Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, she'll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far you'll go for someone you love. Format: Combo Color: Color Rating: R/Unrated RatingReason: for some strong sexuality, and language throughout Genre: Comedy Subtitle: Y
Really funny, but surprisingly emotional. I heard this movie had some really hilarious scenes, and it lived up to expectations. What I did not expect was an underlying story of an "every girl" hitting rock bottom in her life. Kristen Wiig's character deals with the sense of panic and self loathing one feels as they watch their childhood friends excel in both their careers and personal life, while simultaneously dealing with their own shortcomings in both..
Hilarious! I've already seen this movie, a couple of times, so there was no question about that. I bought it from Amazon because, duh, they had the best price. This is one of the funniest comedies I've ever seen let alone funniest "chick flick." It IS a chick flick b/c the cast is almost exclusively well, chicks. If you've ever seen "The Sweetest Thing" this is in the same family of ornery chick movies (but not nearly as raunchy as The Sweetest..
Here, I'll say it, BRIDESMAIDS is better than THE HANGOVER. The tipping point is that BRIDESMAIDS comes with a core of emotional truth whereas if you lift that sense of mystery from THE HANGOVER, what's left is a series of skits. BRIDESMAIDS comes with more heart. It passes the smell test, demonstrates staying power. Odds are, it won't be long before other films are being lauded as "the next BRIDESMAIDS." And, based on that comparison, I might check out..
To be honest with you all, I really was not interested in seeing this movie, but my sister and my girlfriend dragged me to it. I really thought it would be a much better time for them to bond without me, but well, they disagreed and so I went. Cut to the actual film...I laughed so hard there were actual tears running down my cheeks. I fully expected this to be a chick flick but it surpassed that title 100%. Yes, there was definitely some chick flickittude to it, but overwh..