The Decoy Bride Synopsis
A local woman is hired to draw paparazzi away from an actress who's getting married in Scotland.
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The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
The script, by Sally Phillips and Neil Jaworski, mocks celebrity culture but never turns too caustic. The movie, like an island vacation,...
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Slant Magazine

The film recognizes how resolutely derivative it is, and it deigns to relish rather than efface that quality. The result is a trifle, but a...
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The Guardian

By Peter Bradshaw
It's indulgent, but Macdonald's performance is attractive and relaxed.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
A bland romantic comedy in the Richard Curtis style, The Decoy Bride is mainly notable for its proof, if any was needed after "Boardwalk...
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The A.V. Club

Tennant and Macdonald are appealing performers, but they aren't given scenes that convey they even like each other, much less that they're...
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Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
If you've seen most any rom-com you know where this one's headed. Unfortunately, under director Sheree Folkson's unsteady hand, getting...
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Village Voice

By Michael Atkinson
Pernicious tripe suitable only for masochists and the intellectually disabled.
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Funny , Funny , Funny !

By Fiery Film Buff
I recently saw this movie on Demand . It was very funny and was better that I thought it would be . I really enjoyed the beautiful setting and the " stuff happens " sentiment of the film. If you...

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By tonkgirl14
The characters are believable, for the most part. The pacing and plot are a little dodgy sometimes. But it has an irresistible charm and wit that you can't help but smile at. And lots of lovely...

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Rated PG | For Some Rude Content