PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
In the vintage Monte Carlo scene which opens the movie, when Larita first sees John both her and John's movements are slowed down while the rest of the cast play at 'normal' (i.e newsreel) speed. This was accomplished by filming the crowd, Larita, ... ...
Cook, I can't call you a verb, your name?
Cook: All right, all right, it's Doris. Sorry madam. Always wanted to be called Beatrice.
When Larita first sees John after the race in Monte Carlo the mechanic in the bottom right of the shot takes his hat off and waves it in the air. A second or so later when she looks back at John, the same mechanic takes his hat off and waves it again indicating the shot was duplicated.
There's a Director Wrangler listed in the credits.
£225,772 (UK) (14 November 2008)
$2,656,324 (USA) (4 October 2009)
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