Cheerful Weather For The Wedding
Cheerful Weather For The Wedding (2012)

On her wedding day, with just hours to go until the ceremony, a young woman's future is suddenly thrown into chaos by the appearance of a former lover. (c)Official Site

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: December 7, 2012
DVD Release Date: March 25, 2013
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anna Smith
Time Out

The film builds up to something that never comes.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Not to say it isn't an enjoyable diversion. Just that it's also a superficial one.

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Sara Michelle Fetters

The movie builds with a tragic eloquence that's haunting while at the same time delivering a justifiably tear-filled coda that had me smiling in hopeful exuberance.

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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

Rice does a fine job of juggling so many characters and moving smoothly among flashbacks without losing sight of the main story.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

The glossy appearance and trappings may evoke standard Anglophile nostalgia, but below the veneer is a cynical portrait of bored, shallow Britons halfheartedly going through the motions of a celebration.

Cory Everett
The Playlist

The film may help Downton Abbey fanatics looking to kill a little time in that era but holds little cinematic appeal for the rest of us.

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Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

What it doesn't have is drama or wisdom or comedy or heat, something to temper the banalities.

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Ian Buckwalter

The dominance of the madcap side of the film's split personality lays an airy veneer over Dolly and Joseph's woes, making them seem inconsequential - as unsubstantial as an observation about wedding-day weather.

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David 'Mad Dog' Bradley
Rip It Up

..this costume drama set in the lull between World Wars is drawn from Julia Strachey's 1932 novella (apparently much-loved by Virginia Woolf) and proves to be almost impossibly English.

Flixster Audience Score: 27% Flixster User Reviews
Jason Robinson
Christopher Haskell
Despite it's shortcomings, the chemistry is so strong between Felicity Jones and Luke Treadaway, that even though they spend a majority of the film apart,… More
Bradley Wright
Slow and without heart.
Walter M.
In 1932, Dolly(Felicity Jones) begins her wedding day by praying to the porcelain gods, followed by finding the exact wrong time to get reacquainted with her… More