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Princess Protection Program (2009)

TV-G | | Comedy, Drama, Family | TV Movie 26 June 2009
A princess whose country has been invaded goes into hiding in Louisiana, where she has to learn to act like an ordinary teenager.

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When a tiny country is invaded by a dictator, a young Princess (later known as Rosie) is taken into custody by the Princess Protection Program. She is whisked away to rural Louisiana where she must learn the ins and outs of behaving like a normal American teenager. In the process of adapting to her new life, Rosie gives her new friend and roommate, Carter, a few lessons in how to act with royal aplomb. Written by Anonymous

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Royality meets reality.

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'Prenses Koruma Programi'  »

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This would be the second time Selena Gomez works with best friend Demi Lovato and Samantha Droke. Gomez previously starred with Lovato in Barney and Friends, and Horton Hears a Who with Droke. See more »

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When Carter gives Rosie a "chore" to count the contents of the bucket in the bait shop, it clearly says "WAX WORMS", yet when she opens the bucket, it is filled with earthworms, not wax worms. See more »

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Rosalinda: I am not a fool. And she cannot make something out of me that I am not.
Carter Mason: Rosie, we have to do something.
Rosalinda: I will turn the other cheek, because that is what princesses do.
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Referenced in The Eric Andre New Year's Eve Spooktacular (2012) See more »

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""Saturdays and Sundays
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So typical Disney, it might have been animated
4 August 2009 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Adults be warned: if you don't have kids, or if you don't enjoy yourself when they do, then you need not watch this movie. If you want to feel young again, go watch Star Trek or something.

This is Disney in its lightest form, without pain, just some bullying at most. This goes for the school environment as well as for the international political environment. Sure, Mr. Evil himself is about as scary as the lion Alex in Madagascar. He did a good job though, learning from cartoon characters, which I'm sure is a Disney trademark.

Also, don't focus on the international part. I speak both French and Spanish, and it hurts me to see them massacred so much. On the other hand, it makes me think I'd make excellent royalty. Apart from the caring part, that is.

The acting is not as bad as described by others. Actually, everybody seems to be having a good time, hoping it wears off to the audience. It works, sometimes. I liked the camera-work, the attention paid to dressing details, the displays of dignity and style. Also, when I said that it was a light movie, I also meant that there's no scenes at night. Vampires abstain.

Nah, it's not like this movie is advisory entertainment, but when they throw all these kid musicals on your plate, it's nice to have something else for dinner. But, again, be in the right mood, or with the right (very young) people.


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