The Big Wedding

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Award-winning actors wasted in forgettable, racy comedy.

R 2013 90 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 18+

Don’t be fooled by the cast!

Prejudice, over sexualized, disturbing humor, dysfunctional family dynamic, anti-God. This entire movie was cringeworthy. One big FLOP

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much consumerism
age 15+

15 and up.

this comedy movie The Big Wedding is a disappointing movie about sex talk and silly humor stars with your familiar actors Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, Amanda Seyfried, Ben Barnes, Susan Sarandon, Katherine Heigl, Topher Grace with that being said this comedy movie is best left for your older teens and parents this comedy movie has a lot of sexual content and brief nudity shown The very first scene includes a discussion of oral sex and a man about to perform it on his dressed (except for her underwear) partner. A 29-year-old doctor is a virgin who wants to save himself for someone special but then is easily seduced by a Colombian woman who strips to skinny dip with him (she's shown from the back). She also fondles him at the dinner table. Premarital sex is discussed in front of a priest. The entire family discusses their mother's discovery of tantric sex and her "9-hour orgasm. Two loud sex scenes include exes who do it for old times' sake and a virgin who promptly wants to do it again after his first time. Parents discuss adultery, and another set of parents talks about bisexuality and having an open marriage. Discussion of medical sexual aids (i.e. pills) characters used strong language throughout the movie and characters are shown drinking overall besides the sexual content and silly humor the movie does have a positive message about the importance of family.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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