A comedy set in the world of European royalty.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Princesse Armelle
Prince Arnaud
Michel Vuillermoz ...
Prince Alban
Gisèle Casadesus ...
Reine mère Alma
Bruno, le coach
Maurane ...
Véronique Barrault ...
Frédérique Dianausoa, la journaliste de Londres
Etienne Chicot ...
Le photographe Olah !
Pierre Vernier ...
Monsieur l'Ambassadeur
Franck de la Personne ...
Le ministre de la santé
Michel Fortin ...
Le paparazzi Ikéa #1


Eugenia is the queen of an imaginary European country. When her husband dies, quite unexpectedly, the country is left without a king. According to the law, the new king needs to be married so that leaves out the eldest son. Her youngest son, Prince Arnaud is married to the lovely Armelle and they have two young children. They become the future rulers of the kingdom. Written by Dagmar

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Release Date:

23 November 2005 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Den kongelige familie  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$2,985,385 (France) (2 December 2005)

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2.35 : 1
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The worst movie ever in the whole galaxy
28 December 2006 | by (France) – See all my reviews

Awful, awful, and awful ! Even worse than " Brice of Nice" ... Even worse than " Arbres" ... Not even a glimpse of interest ! Vulgar, rogue, ... The only consolation I had was to see it on a DVD . Wasting ten dollars for such a crap in a theater would have been just unbearable !!!!!! I you want to see a Valerie Lemercier at her best, pass your way on Palais Royal and try to find the one and only " The Visitors" DVD one of my funniest movies! Actually, speaking of "Palais Royal", I really don't understand how such good actors like Denis Podalydes or Valerie Lemercier herself have accepted to play in such a movie. Oh, sorry, I was forgetting : Valerie Lemercier is the Director ! As a lesson, good actors don't always mean good film makers.


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