Class-conscious Brits meet their son’s gorgeous and scandalous bride with hesitation and subsequent disgust. She is a wily American race car driver with all the flair of a young Dietrich. Her carefree, liberal attitude does not go over well with the in-laws’ old-world values and stuffy traditions.
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This was perhaps one of the worst movies I've seen in the past decade. I had to apologize profusely to my friends for suggesting that we see this. I'm still not allowed to pick the movie over this one.
Drinking game: Raise your glass every time someone makes a snide remark about Merica. Ha. The film is not bad but Colin Firth as a sad and frustrated Hemingway-like 'bad boy' going through a midlife criris is a bit too silly for my taste with his little sunglasses and all which make him look like he's going for a Laurence Fishburne in Matrix sort of look. Nah. I do like Colin nevertheless.