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Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale (2010)

G | | Drama, Family | April 2010 (USA)
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Elle wants to be a singer/songwriter, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her parents. She moves in with her adoptive uncle, who runs a small independent record label whose ... See full summary »

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John Dunson (as The Dunson Twins), Sean Dunson (as The Dunson Twins)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ashlee Hewitt Ashlee Hewitt ... Elle Daniels
Sterling Knight ... Ty Parker
Kiely Williams ... Kandi Kane
Thomas Calabro ... Uncle Allen
Katherine Bailess ... Stephanie
Tyler Nicole Tyler Nicole ... Becky
Emma Winkler Emma Winkler ... Jamie
Juliette Hing-Lee ... Kit (as Juliette Hing)
Shawn-Caulin Young ... Andy
Brandon Mychal Smith ... Danny C.
Skyler Nador Skyler Nador ... Young Elle
Austin Michael Coleman ... Young Ty
Donna Guidry ... Ms. Pembrook
Robbie Cox ... Concierge
Marcin Czepek Marcin Czepek ... Studio Worker
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Storyline

Elle wants to be a singer/songwriter, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her parents. She moves in with her adoptive uncle, who runs a small independent record label whose biggest act, Sensation, is also Elle's biggest pain. The pop music environment at the label, very different than the country roots she is used to, adds to Elle's feelings of loss and frustration, and her misplaced guilt, which is caused by the fact that her parents had been en route to her performance at the time of her death. But when she meets Ty Parker, a famous pop singer with a passion for "real" music, her repressed ambition is released through a revitalized interest in singing and songwriting. Written by Anonymous

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Happily ever after is just a song away...

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Drama | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

April 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Elle - L'ultima Cenerentola See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Color
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Trivia

Won award for Best Family Film at the 2010 Newport Beach Film Festival. See more »

Soundtracks

My World
Written by Emma Winkler, Ron Harris, Anthony Mazza
Performed by Emma Winkler
Courtesy of EmWorld Music Publishing (ASCAP)
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Sweet Heartwarming Movie
19 February 2011 | by american-beauty60See all my reviews

I loved this movie very much. It was really sweet and the songs were amazing.

I can't deny that it was pretty predictable but still enjoyable.

I have been a fond of Sterling Knight for very long time now. He is a great actor who always plays his roles perfectly. And he is one of the main reasons why I love Sonny with a Chance. When I saw him in Starstruck I admired him even more. He is going to be the next big Hollywood star who I will always look forward to enjoy his work.

Ashlee Hewitt is another strong beautiful voice who needs to be given more chances to show the world her real talent.

The movie is not that comedy by the way but still there were some good funny moments and other heartwarming ones.

Finally, I had so much fun watching the movie and hearing its songs. I think I would love to watch it again and again anytime.


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