Four Weddings and a Funeral1994

Stars: Hugh Grant, James Fleet, Simon Callow, John Hannah
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Rating: R
Runtime: 117 minutes

A surprise hit and one of the highest grossing films ever to come out of Great Britain, this effortlessly enchanting romantic comedy finds confirmed bachelor Hugh Grant (Nine Months) attending weddings with his single friends as they all lament not… more »

Gareth:
I've got a new theory about marriage. Two people are in love, they live together, and then suddenly one day, they run out of conversation.

Charles:
Uh-huh.

Gareth:
Totally. I mean they can't think of a single thing to say to each other. That's it: panic! Then suddenly it-it occurs to the chap that there is a way out of the deadlock.

Charles:
Which is?

Gareth:
He'll ask her to marry him.

Charles:
Brilliant! Brilliant!

Gareth:
Suddenly they've got something to talk about for the rest of their lives.

Charles:
Basically you're saying marriage is just a way of getting out of an embarrassing pause in conversation.

Gareth:
The definitive icebreaker.

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