With so much time on our hands and activities restricted, now is the time to catch up on some of the best wedding sitcoms and movies! Chilling out with some funny on screen moments is one of the best ways to relax and find humor in wedding planning. Planning a wedding can be overwhelming, so why not find some very relatable – or unrealistic – comedy! Below I’ve compiled some of my favorite wedding sitcoms and movies for your viewing pleasure.
Best Wedding Comedy Movies
Mary Fiore is San Francisco’s most successful supplier of romance and glamor. She knows all the tricks. She knows all the rules. But then she breaks the most important rule of all: she falls in love with the groom.
Perennial bridesmaid Jane always puts the needs of others before her own, making her the go-to gal whenever someone needs help with wedding plans.
Two best friends become rivals when they schedule their respective weddings on the same day.
Father of the Bride
With his oldest daughter’s wedding approaching, a father finds himself reluctant to let go.
Robbie, a singer, and Julia, a waitress, are both engaged, but to the wrong people. Fortune intervenes to help them discover each other.
Sweet Home Alabama
A young woman who’s reinvented herself as a New York City socialite must return home to Alabama to obtain a divorce from her husband, after seven years of separation.
Best TV Wedding Sitcoms
Friends – The One with All the Wedding Dresses (S:4, E:20)
Monica tries on Emily’s wedding dress, and can’t stop wearing it.
Friends – The One with the Cheap Wedding Dress (S:7, E:17)
Monica takes the other girls to an overpriced store to choose her wedding dress, briefing them as if they were in the military since bargain-hunters are far more ruthless then Rachel can usually handle.
Friends – The One with Monica and Chandler’s Wedding (S:7, E:23)
So close to the wedding, Chandler suddenly realizes the overwhelming meaning of getting married – and their officiant arrives in costume.
Everyone Loves Raymond – The Plan (S:7, E18)
Ray and Frank persuade Robert to make a complete hash of designing his and Amy’s wedding invitations, so that Amy will step in and take over; unfortunately, the plan backfires…
Full House – The Wedding (S:4 E18)
Jesse wants one last hurrah and does skydiving on the morning of his wedding. What could possibly go wrong?
Parks & Recreation – Leslie & Ben (S:5, E:14)
Leslie & Ben commit to getting married that night, with just a two-hour window to get everything ready.
Big Bang Theory – The Bow Tie Asymmetry (S:11, E:24)
When Amy’s parents and Sheldon’s family arrive, everybody is focused to make sure all wedding arrangements go according to plan – everyone except the bride and groom.
Seinfeld – The Betrayal
Elaine decides to spite her old college roommate Sue Ellen Mischkie by taking Jerry and George to India to attend Sue Ellen’s wedding; Jerry betrays George with his prospective girlfriend
Seinfeld – The Invitations
It’s finally time for George and Susan’s wedding. George doesn’t think he can go through with the wedding. But when Susan puts George in charge of the wedding invitations, George gets the cheapest ones in the lot, knowing that the glue for the envelopes is cheap.
New Girl – Elaine’s Big Day (S:2, E:25)
It’s Cece’s wedding day and Schmidt thinks she does not want to go through with it. He gets Winston & Nick to help sabotage the wedding.
The Office – Niagara Falls
The Office staff travels to Niagara Falls to celebrate Jim and Pam’s wedding under strict orders not to mention Pam’s pregnancy – and Michael, Dwight, and Andy all want to hook up with guests at the wedding.
Simpsons – It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Marge
A classic rock band plays at Otto’s wedding as Becky prepares to walk down the aisle, before revealing that she hates heavy metal music.
How I Met Your Mother – Something Borrowed (Season 2)
The bride’s high school boyfriend shows up and tried to win her back, there are no flowers and the harpist goes into labor.
Scrubs – My Best Friend’s Wedding (S:3, E:23)
The groom is delayed at work, so the wedding starts late. Then he goes to the wrong church missing the wedding entirely. Do they get married?
I hope you find some joy and laughs catching up with this favorite wedding sitcoms and movies! You may even find some inspiration for your own wedding. For more binge-worthy movies, check out this list from Martha Stewart Weddings.