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Chasing Liberty (2004)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 9 January 2004 (USA)
Anna Foster has never had an ordinary life. At eighteen years old, she is the most protected girl in America; she is the First Daughter. Frustrated with her overprotective father, the ... See full summary »

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White House Guard
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Press Secretary
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Zac Benoir ...
Chairmain of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Jan Goodman ...
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Anna Foster has never had an ordinary life. At eighteen years old, she is the most protected girl in America; she is the First Daughter. Frustrated with her overprotective father, the President of the United States of America, Anna makes a deal with him: only two agents are allowed to guard her while she attends a concert in Prague. When her father backs out of his promise, Anna flies into a temper and goes on the run with Ben Calder, a handsome photographer she runs into outside of the music club. They travel together with the intention of going to the Love Parade in Berlin. Anna hasn't told Ben who she is but more importantly, Ben hasn't told her who he is. Under the orders of Anna's father, Ben is supposed to keep an eye on the rebellious girl but falling in love with her wasn't something he expected to do. Romance blossoms between the wild, sassy Anna and the cool, distant Ben as they backpack through Europe. Problem is, when it is time to go back and Anna finds out about Ben, ... Written by Sar Crickes and corrected by thepinkthinker

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How do you fall in love with the whole world watching? See more »

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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9 January 2004 (USA)  »

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First Daughter  »

Box Office

Budget:

$23,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,081,483 (USA) (9 January 2004)

Gross:

$12,189,514 (USA) (27 February 2004)
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Trivia

Mandy Moore picked out her own butt-double for the skinny-dip scene. See more »

Goofs

In the bungee jump scene, the slow motion shot is obviously two dummies. See more »

Quotes

Cynthia Morales: Love is not always that easy, Anna.
Alan Weiss: Nothing worth getting ever is.
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Photos taken by on-set photographer are shown during credits. See more »

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References The Six Million Dollar Man (1974) See more »

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Get Busy
Performed by Sean Paul
Written by Sean Paul (as Sean Paul Henriques) and Steven Marsden (as S. Marsden)
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd and Greensleeves Publishing Ltd
Courtesy of Warner Strategic Marketing UK
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entertaining "brain fluff" chicky flick
23 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am a sucker for a good, sappy, romantic comedy. I have always liked Mandy Moore (especially in "A Walk to Remember") and I thought she was pretty good in this.

Nothing that will make you think which is nice if you're looking for a fun girly movie.

My only complaints are that the movie dragged a bit long for this type of movie... could've cut out some of the chase scenes. But I liked the different places they went, those are such beautiful areas of the world and the movie reminded me of my trip to Europe when I was in college.

If you're looking for something deep or an epic romance, this is not for you. But if you want something good to watch on a night home alone or with girlfriends, this is a great pick.


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