Toula's cousin, Angelo Joey Fatone is the last unmarried member of his generation in the family and he's catching some flak for it. Her mother convinces Gus to let her take some computer classes at college making him think it's his idea. The film stars Vardalos, , , , , and. At the prom, Paris and Bennett share their first kiss while slow-dancing. But then when John Corbett and I recently sat down to do that interview for the 10th anniversary edition , we laughed so hard through the whole thing. He has to learn to accept Ian; Ian has to learn to accept Toula's huge family, and Toula has to learn to accept herself.
She tends to tell people disturbing stories about her medical issues and sex life with her husband Taki, much to Toula's annoyance. It was just like my Big Fat Greek Wedding!!! White, she makes fun of the Portokalos family for being loud and weird throughout the film. Maria wants the wedding she never had and hires a wedding planner who quits after the rowdy family's choices become too outlandish. This move hit the nail on the head! Can this big, fat, Greek event help to bring the family together? On May 27, 2014, various news and media outlets reported that a sequel was in the works. Naturally, Hollywood types and ordinary fans alike have been asking her about a sequel ever since, but she cared enough about quality and her own integrity that she says she didn't write the sequel until she had a story that she felt was good enough, and she was ready to write it well enough to be worthy of the original. He has to learn to accept Ian; Ian has to learn to accept Toula's huge family, and Toula has to learn to accept herself. For those of us who loved the 2002 original, seeing this movie is a lot like visiting an old friend — and it's a visit filled with the perfect combination of fond memories and new experiences that are both fun and sweet.
After convincing her father to go to the university, she meets the non-Greek Ian Miller and they decide to get married. Our calendars tell us that the sequel came 14 years after the original, but that's 18 years to a Greek or, at least, to these Greeks. The movie ends with the entire family dropping Paris off at her college dorm in New York. This sets the stage for a grand finale which brings together all the film's story lines in ways that are more fun and heartfelt and less predictable than some critics say. Vardalos said all of the other cast members had finished their scenes and had left, and so the sadness she and Constantine displayed in that car scene reflected the tearful goodbyes they had said. Actually, it kinda means the opposite.
Gus insists that he and Maria must marry again after fifty years together, but Maria wants Gus to propose properly. Meanwhile, when Toula and Ian are on a date night to rekindle their romance, their family catches them kissing in their car outside their house. After the dry cleaners' closed, went to beauty school and opened a salon. This was the best movie in a long time and no one knows how true this movie really is until they live through it. His current priest isn't allowed to sign it but agrees to perform a new ceremony.
Θα ξαναδεί τον Ian, τον οποίο είχε ερωτευτεί με την πρώτη ματιά στο εστιατόριο των γονιών της. Her travel agency and the family dry cleaners have closed due to the recession. And it's only now that I've really become open to the idea. All her father Gus wants is for her to get married to a nice Greek boy. Paris, who is applying to college, feels smothered by her close-knit clan, who constantly interfere in her life. The whole family, including Ian's parents, Rodney and Harriet and , and Angelo's business partner, Patrick, pitch in to make the wedding happen.
After taking a job at her aunt's travel agency, she falls in love with Ian Miller John Corbett , a teacher who is tall, handsome and definitely not Greek. Just to cite a few examples: Ian's best friend, Mike Vardalos' real-life husband Ian Gomez , has gotten married and become a police officer. It is the to the 2002 film. Toula Portokalos is a single thirty years old Greek woman, living with her parents and brother in a Chicago Greek community. Still unmarried at 30 years old, she works at Dancing Zorba's, the Greek restaurant owned by her parents, Gus Michael Constantine and Maria Lainie Kazan. En route to the church, Gus, Panos, and Taki arrive drunk after many shots of ouzo.
Toula's Grandma Yiayia Bess Meisler — who is believed to be in her 90s , who is, of course, also Paris' great-grandmother, is not only alive and kicking, but even funnier and more developed as a character than in the first film. White, the Portokalos' neighbor, who tends to complain about the Portokalos family's antics. Still unmarried at 30 years old, she works at Dancing Zorba's, the Greek restaurant owned by her parents, Gus Michael Constantine and Maria Lainie Kazan. While sorting through his records, he discovers that his and Maria's marriage certificate was never signed by the priest, technically invalidating their union. Toula isn't sure which will be more upsetting to her father, that Ian is a foreigner or that he's a vegetarian.
Obviously given the movie's title , the old man eventually gets with the program and Maria begins planning a big fat you know — but when the planning hits a major snag, it starts to look like there will be no Greek wedding after all. In the first film, she was shown to have three sons, who apparently got older in the second film and had two more kids. What if that friend refused to talk about the history you two shared, instead insisting on discussing all new topics, expecting you to enjoy that conversation as much as you'd enjoy a little reminiscing? I think people who gave this move bad reviews just didn't get it, because, they are not around or live inside the world of a Greek family. The film was released on March 25, 2016 by. There are also a few new characters, played by familiar faces such as Rob Riggle, John Stamos and Rita Wilson the producer who brought the idea of the original film to the production company of her husband, Tom Hanks.
She wrote the screenplay for the original, which became the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time! Οι Portokalos διατηρούν Ελληνικό εστιατόριο ονόματι Dancing Zorbas. In the first film, he worked as another teacher in the same school Ian works. Panos tells Maria that Gus had confided to him his love for Maria, and the ceremony continues. In the second film, he is now married and has four sons. Paris' plan is to go to college — as far away from her Chicago home as the continental U. Voula seems to fill the void left by the travel agency by taking an almost impertinent interest in her family's affairs.