27 Dresses Synopsis
A bridesmaid (Katherine Heigl) falls in love with her sister's groom.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Mostly silly and always frothy, as sugary at times as wedding-cake frosting but tempered with a welcome strain of sour grapes, mostly doled...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
A sporadically entertaining cupcake of a movie.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
27 Dresses is like one of the many bridesmaid dresses featured in the film: frothy, predictable and over the top.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
27 Dresses is a movie geared to a pitch of high matrimonial-princess fever.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Marsden's natural charisma is totally wasted in an unlikable role, while Burns doesn't even try to hide his boredom.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
While Heigl is terrific, this uninspired romantic comedy is considerably less so.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
So flimsy it gives froth a bad name.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Much as I gnashed my teeth during 27 Dresses, I genuinely enjoyed the warmth of Heigl's and Marsden's confident ease. While both might be a...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Katherine Heigl carries 27 Dresses when all else fails, which it does with great regularity.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It gets worse and worse as it goes along and finally ends just as it's becoming unbearable.
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Very cute

By jessierican
I just saw this at a sneak preview - it was a full house!! I am a big Katherine fan and have to admit that she defineatly played the part well! The movie was cute, funny at some parts. This one is...

27 Dresses Review

By cAlLiEMoViElUvEr
This is a cute movie! It has a good lesson to it and has a good story line! There are a cuple parts in it that the kids might be uncomforable about but i think they can handle it! MUST SEE THIS...


By christinahenry
I loved the movie I laughed and cried, now that is a great chickflick for any girl to go and drag her boyfriend or husband to see....

27 Dresses.

By Heather_Renee
I saw this movie last night at a special employee showing at my work, and the four of us in the theatre loved it. It was a very funny romantic comedy that makes you fall in love with Jane. Yes, it...

Cliche, but I loved it!

By Christiefilm
I don't really care what all the critics say, I loved this movie. This movie made me laugh and smile. This movie is not for cynics or for people who take movies too seriously. It is what it is - an...


By uanme2

cute but dump

By michal315
Overall, a classic chick flick, all the classic hollywood tricks were used. no surprises but cute....

Very cute!

By girliegirl_23
The movie definitely was predictable, but it was good nonetheless. It would make a wonderful date movie if you can get your guy to sit through what is definitely a prime example of a chick flick. I...

Almost Fits

By kayleighms
Jane (Katherine Heigl) doesn't just attend weddings. She plans them. And she's willing to plan the one between her sister (Malin Akerman) and the man she hoped to marry herself (Edward Burns)...

Predictable but fun romp

By TvFanatix
I admit it...I am a sucker for chick flicks. 27 Dresses was no exception. Although it was predictable, it was an enjoyable 105 minutes watching a woman deal with the one of the worst possible things...

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Rated PG-13 | For language, some innuendo and sexuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Frothy wedding romcom is fun but filled with profanity.
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