Every bride and groom are the stars of their own wedding day, but some couples take it to new, dramatic heights.

Local Sydney politician, Salim Mehajer, married Saturday in a lavish ceremony that enraged local residents with its helicopters, motorbike cavalcade and drums, according to the Sydney Morning Herald. Before the pair tied the knot, however, they made a video to tell the world their love story.

In the short film, Mehajer has his life “turned upside down” when he meets the woman of his dreams in a classic university meet-cute. From there, it only gets more sensational. Mehajer dons a white knit sweater, shoots a gun for some unknown reason, argues with his parents, drives an orange sports car to climactic music, and finally, proposes in front of the Sydney Opera House. Read more…

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Bizarre wedding video has it all: Convertibles, bad acting and a gun