A 1997 Romantic Comedy starring Julia Roberts and Cameron Diaz. Julia Roberts plays Julianne Potter, a restaurant critic from New York who, turning 28, realizes she's getting dangerously close to being stale Christmas Cake. In college, her best friend, Michael O' Neal, and she made a pact that the two of them would marry if neither of them were married by the time they reached 28. He calls close to her birthday... only to tell her that he's found a pretty, wealthy, cheerful young bride in the person of Kimberly Wallace (Cameron Diaz), who wants her to be her maid of honor. She heads to Chicago, to not only become said maid, but also sabotage the wedding and get Michael for herself. Hilarity Ensues.The film opened, embarrassingly, behind Batman & Robin in theaters. It did receive mostly positive reviews, though.
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