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Grace of Monaco (2014)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, Romance | 14 May 2014 (France)
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The story of former Hollywood star Grace Kelly's crisis of marriage and identity, during a political dispute between Monaco's Prince Rainier III and France's Charles De Gaulle, and a looming French invasion of Monaco in the early 1960s.

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Grace
... Prince Rainier
... Francis Tucker
... Maria Callas
... Madge
... Rupert Allan
... Princess Antoinette
... Jean-Charles Rey
... Aristote Onassis
... Count Fernando D'Aillieres (as Sir Derek Jacobi)
... Charles de Gaulle
... Countess Baciochi
Flora Nicholson ... Phyllis
... Mr. Delavenne
... Emile Pelletier
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1961. Princess Grace, the former Grace Kelly, has been married to Prince Rainier of Monaco now for five years, they having two young children. Her transition from famed Oscar-winning Hollywood actress from a humble background as the daughter of a Philadelphia bricklayer to European princess of a small, exclusive and tight-knit principality has been a difficult one, the Monagasques who have been less than welcoming to her in her outspoken American nature. Even in her official charity work as head of a women's committee for the Red Cross, the other committee members largely grumble under their breath about her as their leader. Despite loving Rainier, their marriage is a largely distant one emotionally as he focuses on his role as monarch, now an especially difficult time in the on-going tension between Monaco and France under the leadership of Charles de Gaulle, who would, if he could, annex Monaco back under French control. She has a small entourage of trusted advisers who lead her ... Written by Huggo

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The greatest role Grace Kelly would ever play.


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$30,000,000 (estimated)
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There are three different versions of the film: One cut from director Olivier Dahan that premiered at Cannes in 2014, another cut by writer/producer Arash Amel at the behest of the North American distributor The Weinstein Company and a third cut that was shown on Lifetime in May 2015. See more »

Goofs

On the map Russia's Baltic seaport is named "St. Petersburg". From 1924 to 1991, the city's name was "Leningrad". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Chauffeur: Up here you can see the whole of Monaco, Mr. Hitchcock.
Hitchcock: Yes, I know.
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Connections

References Marnie (1964) See more »

Soundtracks

Gymnopedie No. 3
Written by Erik Satie
Orchestration: Claude Debussy
Performed by L'Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Directed by Michel Plasson
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I liked it!
28 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

I was really pleasantly surprised by this film. It was interesting and well played. I like Nicole Kidman and she really looked like a princess in this film.

Story of Monaco was very interesting and this particular episode in life of the Principality was well described in the history and well portrayed in this film.

In the movie theater where I watched this film 99 percent of the audience were women. I guess all of the dream to marry a Prince charming. Be careful what you wish for, you might get it! My ex got her and she ran for her life ;)


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