The escort, Nick, played by Dermot Mulroney, isn't your average Gigolo.No, he's what you would consider the cream of the crop, and he doesn't come cheap.A cute, non-threatening premise, for a genuinely cute, non-threatening, romantic comedy.
The Wedding Date, however, is a glorious, indulgent movie that will leave you smiling.
It's a movie for women, by a woman director, and it's really for any girl who ever wished she could have a happy ending like Cinderella.
It's not all roses, of course, which keeps it interesting.
Single-girl anxiety causes Kat Ellis (Messing) to hire a male escort (Mulroney) to pose as her boyfriend at her sister's wedding.
Her plan, an attempt to dupe her ex-fiancé, who dumped her a couple years prior, proves to be her undoing.
Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose marriage to her boyfriend Jeremy on Leap Day, because, according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it. But then she breaks the most important rule of all: she falls in love with the groom. At eighteen years old, she is the most protected girl in America; she is the First Daughter. See full summary » Beth is a young, ambitious New Yorker who is completely unlucky in love.
Mary Fiore is San Francisco's most successful supplier of romance and glamor. However, on a whirlwind trip to Rome, she impulsively steals some coins from a reputed fountain of love, and is then aggressively pursued by a band of suitors.
The love life of Charlotte is reduced to an endless string of disastrous blind dates, until she meets the perfect man, Kevin.
Unfortunately, his merciless mother will do anything to destroy their relationship.
"The Wedding Date" centers around Kat Ellis (Messing), who returns to her parents' London home for her sister's wedding.
Afraid of confronting her ex-fiancé, who dumped her two years before, she hires a top-drawer male escort (Mulroney) to pose as her new boyfriend. You know those families where everyone's out of their minds, but at the end of the day they're you family, so you love them? I love my dad, but since he's my stepdad, he's technically not family. See more » If you see a preview for The Wedding Date before you go see it, you understand what type of movie this is. It's a cute, mildly funny, sometimes sappy, story about a woman, Kat, played by Debra Messing, so wrecked from her last relationship that when she has to go to her sister's wedding where she knows that he ex will be she hires a male escort to go and make him jealous and her family get off her case.