Son of the Bride - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Son of the Bride Reviews

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April 1, 2002
A perfect example of rancid, well-intentioned, but shamelessly manipulative movie making.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
March 19, 2002
The pivotal narrative point is so ripe the film can't help but go soft and stinky.
March 21, 2002
Has the feel of an unedited personal journal.
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
May 10, 2002
It would seem that wherever there are middle-class, midlife crises to be suffered, there are movies to be made about those crises, and they somehow all manage to transcend their local trappings in favour of a kind of borderless emotional banality.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 22, 2002
It goes on for too long and bogs down in a surfeit of characters and unnecessary subplots.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
May 10, 2002
What starts off as a possible Argentine American Beauty reeks like a room stacked with pungent flowers.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 22, 2002
A somewhat disappointing and meandering saga.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 22, 2002
It's a barely tolerable slog over well-trod ground.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
July 29, 2002
Son of the Bride is slight fare, but it does have it poignancies, and it is well-acted and sweet without being cloying.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: B
April 25, 2002
Campanella gets the tone just right -- funny in the middle of sad in the middle of hopeful.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: B+
April 26, 2002
Even the digressions are funny.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
March 22, 2002
One of the best films of the year.
April 12, 2002
If you're able to go, relax and lower your expectations, you might be carried away by it.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 21, 2002
The Son Of The Bride's humour is born out of an engaging storyline, which also isn't embarrassed to make you reach for the tissues. This movie is to be cherished.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
April 26, 2002
A knowing sense of humor and a lot of warmth ignite Son of the Bride.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 24, 2002
A heartwarming story about personal transformation that is consistently fresh and funny.
April 16, 2002
Passion, melodrama, sorrow, laugther, and tears cascade over the screen effortlessly...
| Original Score: 3.5/4
January 20, 2003
Capaz de provocar o riso e arrancar lágrimas com a mesma facilidade, este maravilhoso filme acerta em tudo: desde o excepcional roteiro à direção de Campanella, passando pelas performances irretocáveis de Darin, Alleandro e Blanco. Um clássico instantâneo
| Original Score: 5/5
March 22, 2002
An entertaining quasi-critique of modern manners whose comedy arises out of its gravity -- and a winning performance by Ricardo Darin.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
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