REVIEW: MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING
The lovable and funny Portokalos family is back and as uncontrollable as ever in
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, the long-awaited follow-up to the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time, coming to Digital HD on June 7, 2016, and Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on June 21, 2016, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Written by Academy Award®-nominee Nia Vardalos (My Big Fat Greek Wedding, My Life in Ruins), My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 reunites the entire beloved clan as they celebrate the biggest, Greekest wedding yet in a film that FOX-TV calls, “Hilarious and heartwarming…A big fat great time!” My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital HD also features a hysterical gag reel and never-before-seen bonus features including a sit down with the stars to hear what really happened behind the scenes.
SYNOPSIS: Toula (Vardalos) and Ian (John Corbett, “Parenthood”) have raised their daughter Paris (Elena Kampouris, Men, Women, and Children) in the bosom of her extended Greek family. But the now 17-year-old is eager to set out on her own. When an unexpected wedding threatens to disrupt the clan’s delicate balance, it can either bring them all together or put them all at odds in a heartwarming family comedy as sweet as a slice of baklava.
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 2.40:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English,
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (2.40:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio
5.1/Dolby Digital 2.0
English SDH, Spanish and French
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GAG REEL – Laugh
along with the family as they make the film!
MY BIG FAT GREEK
DINNER – Grab a seat, fill a plate and share a
family meal with the cast of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2!
Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Joey Fatone, Ian Gomez, Lainie
Kazan and Michael Constantine take part in a round-table
retrospective shot inside the now famous Portokalos family
restaurant, Dancing Zorbas. This featurette includes an
in-depth look at the making of the film, the gargantuan
success of its predecessor and how one doesn’t have to be
Greek to feel like a member of the Portokalos family!
GREEKQUEL – An inside look at the making of My Big
Fat Greek Wedding 2 featuring on-set footage plus cast and
crew interviews to show what it takes to bring a fan
favorite back to life. Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, and
cast members share some behind the scenes secrets, and
Elena Kampouris and director Kirk Jones talk about working
alongside the original cast as they shoot the follow up to
the 2002 blockbuster.