Love is complicated. It is not all sunshine and roses and happily ever after. Especially when the one you’re in love with is marrying someone else.
In 1997’s My Best Friend’s Wedding, Julianne (Julia Roberts) and Michael (Dermot Mulroney) have been BFFs forever. Julianne is also in love with Michael, but she has yet to reveal those feelings.
Then Michael introduces Julianne to his fiance, Kimberly (Cameron Diaz). Julianne is determined to break up the wedding, but it is not easy being that she is now in the wedding party.
Will Julianne’s plan work and will she tell Michael how she feels or will he forever be the one that got away?
Let’s put it out there. It’s a 90’s rom-com. But among the genre and the era, it stands out. There is a charm to this movie that perpetuates it’s popularity. It has going for it a cast known for movies within the genre.
Do I recommend it? Why not?