History Film / RachelGettingMarried

12th May '15 6:56:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* LeftTheBackgroundMusicOn: Non-humorous example; the background music is generally the sound of the wedding band practicing prior to the big day, and the father asks the musicians to stop playing during a very intense emotional moment



* SorryILeftTheBGMOn: Non-humorous example; the background music is generally the sound of the wedding band practicing prior to the big day, and the father asks the musicians to stop playing during a very intense emotional moment
12th May '15 6:54:28 AM Morgenthaler
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** ThrowItIn: Between takes, Anne Hathaway asked the director Johnathan Demme if the wedding band was going to be playing throughout the scene. He told her if she didn't like it, she should "do something about it." So she did.
12th May '15 6:53:38 AM Morgenthaler
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* ActorAllusion: Near the end, as Kym is watching her mother leave the wedding early, she is interrupted when her father comes up to her with one of the wedding guests. He tells his daughter that the woman "just lost an office assistant" and [[Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada she'd be perfect for the job]].



* HeyItsThatGuy: Kym and Rachel's father is [[Series/SesameStreet Mr. Noodle.]]
** [[Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger Bucky]] is the unstable pyromaniac acquaintance of Kym in rehab.



* PlayingAgainstType: Who'd have thought that the girl from ''Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada'' could pull off such a raw emotional performance?



* RealitySubtext: The dishwasher scene is based on a real event that occurred at screenwriter Jenny Lumet's house involving her father, the veteran director Sidney Lumet, and Bob Fosse.
22nd Dec '14 10:53:13 AM nombretomado
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* ActorAllusion: Near the end, as Kym is watching her mother leave the wedding early, she is interrupted when her father comes up to her with one of the wedding guests. He tells his daughter that the woman "just lost an office assistant" and [[TheDevilWearsPrada she'd be perfect for the job]].

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* ActorAllusion: Near the end, as Kym is watching her mother leave the wedding early, she is interrupted when her father comes up to her with one of the wedding guests. He tells his daughter that the woman "just lost an office assistant" and [[TheDevilWearsPrada [[Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada she'd be perfect for the job]].



* PlayingAgainstType: Who'd have thought that the girl from ''TheDevilWearsPrada'' could pull off such a raw emotional performance?

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* PlayingAgainstType: Who'd have thought that the girl from ''TheDevilWearsPrada'' ''Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada'' could pull off such a raw emotional performance?
13th Jul '14 6:32:24 PM BadSplice
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** Not to say that Rachel doesn't have her moments, accusing their dad of "defending" Kym.




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* WhamShot: After Kym and Rachel's dad [[ItMakesSenseInContext demands more dishes for a dishwasher loading contest with Sidney]], Kym grabs a random stack of plates. The dad grabs the one on top, but it gives him pause. After everyone except Kym leaves, it pans over to the plate which reads "Ethan" [[spoiler: The name of Kym's brother who she accidentally killed.]]
1st Jul '14 3:58:27 PM BadSplice
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* OscarBait: Anne Hathaway was nominated for an Oscar for her role in this film.

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* OscarBait: Anne Hathaway was nominated for an Oscar for her role in this film. [[Film/LesMiserables2012 Her second attempt]] was more successful.
1st Jul '14 2:45:37 PM BadSplice
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* AndStarring: Debra Winger.
26th Jun '14 3:38:40 PM BadSplice
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* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: The movie is about the titular Rachel preparing to get married, but it also focuses on the DysfunctionalFamily as well.
26th Jun '14 3:36:56 PM BadSplice
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kym and Rachel's father is [[Series/SesameStreet Mr.Noodle.]]
** In the very beginning [[Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger Bucky]] is the unstable pyromaniac sitting next to Kym.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Kym and Rachel's father is [[Series/SesameStreet Mr. Noodle.]]
** In the very beginning [[Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger Bucky]] is the unstable pyromaniac sitting next to Kym.acquaintance of Kym in rehab.
26th Jun '14 3:33:52 PM BadSplice
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Directed by Jonathan Demme. Starring Creator/AnneHathaway as Kym, [[OscarBait a role in which she was nominated for an Oscar]], and Rosemarie De Witt as Rachel.

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Directed by [[Film/TheSilenceOfTheLambs Jonathan Demme. Demme.]] Starring Creator/AnneHathaway as Kym, [[OscarBait a role in which she was nominated for an Oscar]], and [[Series/MadMen Rosemarie De Witt DeWitt]] as the titular Rachel.



* BitterWeddingSpeech: Kym, who has just gotten out of rehab, makes a speech at her sister's rehearsal dinner apologizing for her past actions because she is jealous of the attention her sister is getting.

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* BitterWeddingSpeech: Kym, who has just gotten out of rehab, makes a speech at her sister's rehearsal dinner apologizing for her past actions because she is jealous of the attention her sister is getting. getting.
* BlackComedy



* CreatorCameo: Variation. Legendary schlock filmmaker Creator/RogerCorman plays one of the wedding guests. Demme is one of several high-profile directors to have apprenticed under Corman. [[note]]Others include Creator/FrancisFordCoppola, Creator/MartinScorsese, and Creator/JamesCameron.[[/note]]

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* CreatorCameo: Variation. Legendary schlock filmmaker cinematic schlockmeister Creator/RogerCorman plays one of the wedding guests. Demme is one of several high-profile directors to have apprenticed under Corman. [[note]]Others include Creator/FrancisFordCoppola, Creator/MartinScorsese, and Creator/JamesCameron.[[/note]]


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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Pay attention to what Walter says in the very beginning of the movie [[spoiler: "Did ya kill anybody recently? Run anybody over with your fucking car?]] At first, it seems like the ramblings of a clearly unstable person, [[spoiler: then you find out that Kym accidentally killed her younger brother by driving into a ravine while high.]]
* HeyItsThatGuy: Kym and Rachel's father is [[Series/SesameStreet Mr.Noodle.]]
** In the very beginning [[Film/CaptainAmericaTheFirstAvenger Bucky]] is the unstable pyromaniac sitting next to Kym.
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