“Best reserved for the DVD shelf” The Wedding Ringer Review

THE WEDDING RINGER   (UK CERT: 15)

Director: Jeremy Garelick   

Music: Christopher Lennertz

Starring: Kevin Hart, Josh Gad


The comedy genre is one which goes through many cycles. You can go for years with lacklustre efforts featuring big-name celebrities like Norbit and Johnny English: Reborn, but every so often something special comes along to remind you how funny films can be – a la Bridesmaids or The Heat.

This year’s first offering is The Wedding Ringer. Fronted by Kevin Hart and Josh Gad, it follows the story of a loner who is forced to hire a best man to ensure his upcoming wedding goes without a hitch. But will it have you in fits of laughter or running from the altar? Continue reading