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Monte Carlo (2011)

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Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.

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Thomas Bezucha

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Thomas Bezucha (screenplay), April Blair (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Selena Gomez ... Grace / Cordelia Winthrop Scott
Katie Cassidy ... Emma
Leighton Meester ... Meg
Cory Monteith ... Owen
Andie MacDowell ... Pam
Brett Cullen ... Robert
Amanda Fairbank-Hynes ... Amanda
Joe Camp III Joe Camp III ... Carl at Diner
Luke Bracey ... Riley
Valérie Lemercier ... Madame Valerie
Franck de la Personne ... Manager at Grand Belle
Máté Haumann ... Concierge at Grand Belle
István Göz István Göz ... Doorman at Grand Belle
Attila C. Arpa ... Security at Grand Belle (as Attila Árpa)
Joël Lefrançois ... Manager at Le Petite Sommeil
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Storyline

A young woman, her uptight step sister and her best friend use their savings for a long anticipated dream trip to Paris, which turns out to be a big disappointment. When they decide to take a break from their lousy tour and duck into the lobby of a luxury hotel, one of them is mistaken for a spoiled British heiress. Before they get the chance to reveal their true identities they are wrapped up in misadventures during a vacation to Monte Carlo instead. Written by Fox 2000 Pictures

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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She's having the time of someone else's life. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for brief mild language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Nicole Kidman and Julia Roberts were originally the stars of the film, but the producers decided to shoot the film with a younger cast. Kidman also remained on board as a producer. See more »

Goofs

When Meg and Emma meet while out with their respective dates, the Aston is on the right and the scooter on the left. A moment later, when Riley acknowledges the prince, the Aston is on the left and the scooter on the right. See more »

Quotes

Grace: I finally meet a guy who likes me for me. And I'm not even me.
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Crazy Credits

The title "Monte Carlo" doesn't appear until 31 minutes into the film. See more »


Soundtracks

Relax (Take It Easy)
Written by Nick Van Eede (as Nicholas Eede) and Mika
Performed by Mika
Courtesy of Universal Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Could be a Disney TV movie
8 July 2011 | by neenahhhSee all my reviews

"Monte Carlo" follows Grace, Meg and Emma as they travel to Paris, the city of light. However their trip doesn't turn out as good as they hoped it would be. Everything's terrible. Their booked tour, their hotel, their rooms- everything! But their luck changes when Grace is mistaken for a wealthy British celebrity.

This was a sloppily done movie. I'm regretting that I actually went to the movie theater to watch it. This movie's quality was on par with many of the TV movies that Disney has made. The actual plot seemed like it was hastily done and had a few plot holes. Also, I found that each girl's romance stories were unrealistic, underdeveloped and mostly boring.

However, while watching the movie, I did find myself enjoying myself and even chuckling a bit. But maybe it's just because of my age. I don't suggest watching this movie if you're over the age of 15. Or if you aren't female.

Viewed on: July 8, 2011


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Hungary | USA | France

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 July 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,453,944, 3 July 2011

Gross USA:

$23,186,769

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$39,782,683
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Datasat

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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