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Pace too slow, cast too big to let 'The Big Wedding' get rolling

From left, Susan Sarandon stars as Bebe, Robin Williams plays Father Moinighan and Robert De Niro is Don in the farce “The Big Wedding.”
From left, Susan Sarandon stars as Bebe, Robin Williams plays Father Moinighan and Robert De Niro is Don in the farce “The Big Wedding.”
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‘Marriage is like a phone call late at night,” Robert De Niro says, in dulcet voice-over mode, at the outset of “The Big Wedding.” “First comes the ring, and then you wake up.” Rim shot, please. Except in Justin Zackham’s sedated farce, there are no rim shots. The jokes are just splayed out there, accompanied by the strums of a guitar on the soundtrack. DIRECTED BY: Justin Zackham STARRING: Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton, Susan ...


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