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After the Ball (2015)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 24 April 2015 (USA)
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After a young fashion designer runs afoul of her corrupt stepmother and stepsisters, she dons a disguise to help save the family business for her father.

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Sean Garrity

Writers:

Jason Sherman (screenplay), Kate Melville (screenplay) | 7 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Portia Doubleday ... Kate Kassell / Nate
Marc-André Grondin ... Daniel
Chris Noth ... Lee Kassell
Lauren Holly ... Elise
Natalie Krill ... Tannis
Anna Hopkins ... Simone
David Michael David Michael ... Maurice
Mimi Kuzyk ... Bella Shapiro
Carlo Rota ... Richard
Colin Mochrie ... Colin Frost
Michael Mancini ... Receptionist
Lola Tash ... Polly
Deena Aziz ... Couture Executive
Sasha Lipskaia Sasha Lipskaia ... Russian Model
Henry Kwok ... Ron Sakamoto
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After the Ball, a retail fairy tale set in the world of fashion. Kate's dream is to design for couturier houses. Although she is a bright new talent, Kate can't get a job. No one trusts the daughter of Lee Kassell, a retail guru who markets clothes "inspired" by the very designers Kate wants to work for. Who wants a spy among the sequins and stilettos? Reluctantly, Kate joins the family business where she must navigate around her duplicitous stepmother and two wicked stepsisters, but with help from a prince of a guy in the shoe department, a god-brotherly gay pal in the design office, her godmother's vintage clothes, and a shocking switch of identities, Kate exposes the evil trio, saves her father's company, and proves that everyone can wear a fabulous dress. Written by -KO Fashions

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Is a modern retelling of the Cinderella fairy tale. See more »

Goofs

When Kate is sorting through buttons, she places a box into a large gray container, but in the next shot the gray container is gone. Then she is seen pulling out the gray container and placing it where it had been before and putting two other boxes inside of it. See more »

Quotes

SimoneTannis: [together] What?
Elise: Don't talk in unison. It's creepy.
SimoneTannis: [together] Sorry, Mom.
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Young and in Love
Written and performed by Emilia
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I wouldn't recommend this movie to anyone!
8 December 2015 | by PheekeSee all my reviews

This is pretty bad! Usually i'm a sucker for the fairytale re-tellings, but not this one. It starts off as a Cinderella retelling but then seems to drop that storyline halfway and goes the goofy disguise route that isn't believable at all. I don't need my movies to be realistic, but if a movie is as bad as this one it really can't get away with it.

Visually it's boring and colourless, which is strange for a movie set in the colourful fashion industry. I like movies set in the fashion industry, it's an interesting world. But the fact that the main character works in fashion didn't seem to play any part in the film, they didn't use that fact at all, thats a missed opportunity.

I wouldn't recommend this movie to anyone!


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Release Date:

24 April 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

12 Badaladas de Amor See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Opening Weekend USA:

$31,718, 1 March 2015

Gross USA:

$161,820

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$234,417
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