Cheerful Weather for the Wedding

Cheerful Weather for the Wedding poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,651Details
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England, 1932. Today is Dolly Thatcham's wedding day, and her family is arriving at the manor house with all the cheerfulness, chaos and grievances that bubble to the surface at such gatherings. Trouble soon appears in the shape of Joseph, Dolly's lover from the previous summer, who throws her feelings into turmoil. Dolly's mother will not allow her carefully laid plans for her daughter's future to be threatened, and as the clock ticks the bride can't decide whether to run away with Joseph or start a new life in Argentina with her husband-to-be.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
33% - Rotten
24% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 7th, 2012 (Limited) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: PG for thematic material involving sensuality, and for smoking and brief language.
(Rating bulletin 2254, 1/9/2013)
Running Time: 95 minutes
Keywords: Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong, Dysfunctional Family, Non-Chronological, Wedding Day, Unrequited Love
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Yellow Knife


   Dolly Thatcham
Luke Treadaway    Joseph Patten
   Mrs. Thatcham
Mackenzie Crook    David Dakin
Fenella Woolgar    Nancy Dakin
Zoe Tapper    Evelyn Graham
Julian Wadham    Uncle Bob
Sophie Stanton    Millman
Olly Alexander    Tom
Ellie Kendrick    Kitty Thatcham
Paola Dionisott    Mrs. Whitstable
James Norton    Owen Bigham
Luke Ward-Wilkinson    Robert
Barbara Flynn    Aunt Bella
John Standing    Horace Spigott

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Teun Hilte
Screenwriter    Mary Henely Magill
Screenwriter    Donald Rice
Based on the Novel 'Cheerful Wedding for the Wedding'    Julia Strachey
Director of Photography    John Lee
Editor    Stephen Haren
Production Designer    Anna Lavelle
Original Score by    Michael Price
Sound Recordist    Steve Phillips
Costume Designer    Camille Benda
Make-up and Hair Designer    Magi Vaughan
Casting by    Vicky Wildman
Casting Director    Buffy Hall
Associate Producer    Alexandra Arlango
First Assistant Director    Sarah White
Post-Production Supervisor    Claire McGrane
Post-Production Supervisor    Liz Pearson

Per Theater Chart: Hyde Hits it Out of the Park

December 11th, 2012

Hyde Park on the Hudson opened on top of the per theater chart with an average of $20,341 in four theaters. That is good for a limited release, but bad for a potential Awards Season contender, which is how many people saw the film prior to its release. Additionally, with weak reviews, it has little hope at long legs. Burn was much further back at $13,602, also in four theaters. Rust and Bone saw its theater count double to four, but its per theater average actually grew to $13,015. Its word-of-mouth is outstanding. Beware of Mr. Baker remained in the $10,000 club with $10,349 in one theater. More...

Limited Releases and Me

December 7th, 2012

It is a really, really busy week for limited releases. However, of the more than a dozen films on this week's list, only one of them is earning overwhelmingly positive reviews, Wagner and Me. That film is a documentary, so even if it does perform well during its opening weekend, it likely won't find any mainstream success. All of the rest are either earning too few reviews to have a Tomatometer Score, or have overall negative reviews. Combined with the previously released Awards Season hopefuls, and there's too much competition for such weak films. More...

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/12/07 100 $727   1 $727   $727 3
2012/12/14 94 $1,016 +40% 2 $508   $1,949 10

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