Sione's Wedding (Samoan Wedding)
Sione's Wedding (Samoan Wedding) (2006)

A woman preparing for the biggest day in her life finds her wedding plans thwarted by his well-intending brother and his painfully immature friends in a matrimonial comedy with a decidedly Samoan twist. Sione is about to get married, but he… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 13, 2007
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Samoan Wedding is a rowdy, bawdy New Zealand comedy that perceptively depicts the universal with the particular in an amusing, affectionate way.

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Burl Burlingame
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Actor Oscar Kightley bears a remarkable resemblance to teenage actor Daniel "Harry Potter" Radcliffe, if Radcliffe were in his mid-30s, bald and Samoan. Uncanny.

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Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly

The all-Polynesian cast bring so much energy and glee to the telling that one can only smile and hope they all profit wildly from the American remake that's reportedly in the works.

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Urban Cinefile

Infectious humour and a cracking pace make Sione's Wedding a cheerful, earthy and unpretentious movie with a big party spirit.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

The audience is left standing on the outside, almost as though watching a home movie: Clearly, this meant something to the people who made it, but it's hard to say what or why.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
EightThirty .
This good especially for those who come from New Zealand XD
Donna Dawson
Hilarious comedy! I couldn't stop laughing throughout this movie. Movie about four buddies in their 30's whom still party like they are in their teen… More
Juli Ryan
I don't know if this movie will mean much to you if you don't live in New Zealand. It is an affectionate and bawdy view of Samoan culture.
Sylvester Kuo
Ahhh New Zealand, it's good to live here. Aside from the casting, the film is excellent!!!!