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Confetti Reviews

September 23, 2006
It's inspired, glorious chaos.
Read More | Original Score: B+
September 22, 2006
What works for Christopher Guest's dedicated comedy troupe (and it doesn't always work) isn't so easy to imitate, especially with actors lacking in basic improv skills.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 22, 2006
There's some genuine heart here, particularly in Sam and Matt's subplot.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 22, 2006
A deliciously mean and fluffy little mockumentary.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
September 22, 2006
As is typical of many weddings, the planning drags, and so does the movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 22, 2006
With barely a laugh to be found, Confetti takes the 'mock' right out of the mockumentary.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
September 22, 2006
A British import that proves how dangerous improvisation can be when not handled with proper care.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
September 22, 2006
Cute and exasperating and, in the end, not nearly lunatic enough; it's a Christopher Guest movie without the fangs.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 21, 2006
Overall, Confetti is agreeable and appropriately daft, though occasionally tepid and contrived.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 21, 2006
Confetti fires off the occasional good line, but it mostly just beats its jokes to within an inch of their very short lives.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
September 21, 2006
The climactic scenes possess an irresistible charm, as each wedding turns out to be just perfect.
September 21, 2006
There's an affectionate tone to Confetti that makes it a serviceable time-waster.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 21, 2006
The savvy British actors sweating for our amusement in Debbie Isitt's comedy, a fairly funny mockumentary-style lark about a magazine-sponsored wedding competition, fare better than their self-generated material.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 21, 2006
Confetti has an innate sweetness -- especially when it comes to Archibald and Gregory, the most endearing of all the twosomes.
Read More | Original Score: B-
September 15, 2006
The problem with this pretend documentary about engaged couples competing for most over-the-top nuptials is that it comes perilously close to what's on reality TV.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 15, 2006
Films, like weddings, need a certain amount of organization and a great deal of teamwork. This one seems like a dozen solo projects.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
September 15, 2006
A strained, ultra-predictable and headache-inducing mockumentary.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
September 15, 2006
Like the average best-man toast, Debbie Isitt's amiable mockumentary has many funny moments, a few touching ones and some that fall just slightly flat.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 14, 2006
Comic timing, themes of tolerance and commitment and the marriage of farce and empathy lift the film above the mockumentary pack.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
September 14, 2006
The movie manages to slag off beautifully on the honchos of reality television without patronizing either the form or the fame-and-fortune-hungry multitudes who queue up for their 15 minutes.
September 14, 2006
This verite-style confection wears away at your resistance by way of an enthusiastic, ad-libbing cast of United Kingdom cutups.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 14, 2006
Anyone who has cringed while watching the home movies of newlyweds bumbling through their own corny, personalized nuptials will appreciate the comic potential of the British mock documentary Confetti.
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
September 13, 2006
Must viewing for the Bridezillas set, this winning pageant of gaudy bad taste is the work of some of the U.K.'s most popular comedy performers.
Full Review | Original Score: B
September 13, 2006
Confetti is an excellent study of what happens when someone botches Christopher Guest's mockumentary format.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
May 27, 2006
...Offers plenty of sharp-eyed character humour and, crucially, develops each of its couples as credible relationships.
May 27, 2006
An agreeable Britcom about three couples competing in a magazine-sponsored contest for the Most Original Wedding of the Year.
May 4, 2006
Gloss and stupid, the film was made without a script, which is a good idea almost never.