The Wedding Singer Synopsis
An entertainer (Adam Sandler) and a waitress (Drew Barrymore) work at weddings.
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Empire

A script with a streak of clever cynicism and poignancy, a soundtrack of tunes you thought had long since departed to the vinyl graveyard...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The movie is surprisingly strong despite its potentially flaky plot, combining '80s-style humor with a sincere romantic story.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
As a romantic comedy, the picture is pleasant, predictable, and utterly weightless.
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60

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Yes, it's sappy. It's also silly, utterly unironic, a sketch stretched out to feature length, and, if you're in the right mood, pretty...
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Finally, an Adam Sandler comedy that you can sit through without wanting to throw a mallet through the screen.
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50

San Francisco Examiner

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The considerable appeal of this movie has to do with its roots in those nice, comforting love stories of the 1930s.
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
This movie desperately wants to be liked. The problem is, there's not much here to like -- at least nothing that's new or interesting.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

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A sweet-natured if formulaic romantic comedy.
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40

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
It's charmingly bad and an excellent date film.
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25

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The screenplay reads like a collaboration between Jekyll and Hyde.
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By nix3lmmo
I've seen this movie bajillions of times and it never gets old.. even if it takes place in the 80's! It is freaking hilarious and Adam Sandler is perfect. It actually is sweet and the actors were...

I LOVE THIS MOVIE!!!!

By movielover3000
The Wedding singer is my favorite movie and it will be for the rest of my life. Adam Sandler is my favorite actor but, of all of his movies this is the best. It is an awesome romantic/comedy that...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sex-Related Material and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Not the most original comedy, but many will enjoy.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF