over 4 years
I'm not always an Adam Sandler fan, but he rocks this movie!
over 5 years
'Please get out of my Van Halen t-shirt before you jinx the band and they break up. '
Sandler at his best. You can't help but get all 'awwed' at the romance- bonus, funny too.
over 6 years
One of Sandlers best movies..
almost 7 years
It was all downhill after this for Sandler.
over 7 years
One of the more underrated Sandler movies, mostly because he plays a straight character.
The Wedding Singer is a 1998 romantic comedy film written by Tim Herlihy and directed by Frank Coraci. It stars Adam Sandler as a wedding singer in the 1980s and Drew Barrymore as a waitress with whom he falls in love.
The film was later adapted into a stage musical with the same title, debuting on Broadway in April 2006 and closing on New Year's Eve of that same year.
In 1985, Robbie Hart (Sandler) is a wedding singer from Ridgefield, New Jersey. He is engaged to his long-time girlfriend, Linda (Angela Featherstone), who was attracted to him at a time when he dreamed of becoming a rock star. He meets and befriends a waitress, Julia Sullivan (Barrymore), at the reception hall where he regularly performs. Julia is also engaged, to businessman Glenn Gulia (Matthew Glave).
Disappointed over Robbie's loss of ambition, Linda changes her mind on their wedding day and leaves Robbie standing at the altar, emotionally devastated. Robbie tries to move forward with his life, but despair hinders...