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Cinderella (2015)

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When her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming stepsisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.

Director:

Kenneth Branagh

Writers:

Chris Weitz (screenplay by), Charles Perrault (story)
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cate Blanchett ... Stepmother
Lily James ... Cinderella
Richard Madden ... Prince
Helena Bonham Carter ... Fairy Godmother
Nonso Anozie ... Captain
Stellan Skarsgård ... Grand Duke
Sophie McShera ... Drisella
Holliday Grainger ... Anastasia
Derek Jacobi ... King
Ben Chaplin ... Ella's Father
Hayley Atwell ... Ella's Mother
Rob Brydon ... Master Phineus
Jana Pérez ... Princess Chelina of Zaragosa (as Jana Perez)
Alex Macqueen ... Royal Crier
Tom Edden ... Lizard Footman
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Storyline

A girl named Ella (Cinderella) has the purest heart living in a cruel world filled with evil stepsisters and an evil stepmother out to ruin Ella's life. Ella becomes one with her pure heart when she meets the Prince and dances her way to a better life with glass shoes, and a little help from her fairy godmother, of course.

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Midnight is just the beginning.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Trivia

While approaching the project with a deep understanding of the fairy tale's history, Sir Kenneth Branagh said: "It is impossible to think of Cinderella without thinking of Disney, and the timeless images we've all grown up watching, and those classic moments are irresistible to a filmmaker." See more »

Goofs

The Prince's eye colour changes throughout the film from blue to brown. Noticeably brown when the Prince is at the King's bedside, and blue at the ball. See more »

Quotes

Cinderella: Fairy godmother?
Fairy Godmother: Yes, what?
Cinderella: My dress. I can't go in this dress. Can you mend it?
Fairy Godmother: Mend it? No-no, I'll turn it into something new.
Cinderella: Oh no, please, don't. This was my mother's, and... and I'd like to wear it when I go to the palace. It's almost like - taking her with me.
Fairy Godmother: I understand. But I don't think she'd mind if I - gee it up a bit? Wouldn't mind a nice blue?
Cinderella: [whispering] No.
[Using her magic wand, the Fairy Godmother turns Cinderella's torn pink dress into a dazzling blue ballgown]
Fairy Godmother: [...]
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Crazy Credits

After the Fairy Godmother sings "Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo (The Magic Song)" in the last part of the end credits, she asks "Oh, where did everybody go?" right before the closing Disney logo appears. See more »


Soundtracks

Oh, Sing Sweet Nightingale
Written by Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston, and Mack David
Performed by Lily James (uncredited)
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LILY JAMES WAS AWESOME!
10 August 2019 | by andrewchristianjrSee all my reviews

First of all, Lily James was awesome! Wicked Cate Blanchet damn. Probably one of the best adaptation of disney classic.


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Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cinderella See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$95,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$67,877,361, 15 March 2015

Gross USA:

$201,151,353

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$542,358,331
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Datasat (uncredited)| Dolby Digital | Dolby Surround 7.1 (uncredited)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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