Otherwise the movie is angsty and barely watchable. What makes the movie different from other previous ones is that even though the film is set in the Renaissance period, the interpretation of this version of the classic fairytale is very modern in concept and features a distinctive feminist theme by having Danielle save not only the Prince at one point in the film but also herself from a less than desirable fate toward the end of the film. Sadly, her father is completely unaware of the abuse and cruelty. The film was followed by 2011. Sam is dressed beautifully in a white gown and is wearing a mask to hide her identity while Austin is dressed as a dashing musketeer.
Supporting actors , , , , Producers Studio Warner Bros. Finding a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Damon Santostefano-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to do right by you. But at the stroke of midnight Cendrillon suddenly leaves the ball and in her haste she loses one of her glass slippers. The Prince tries to follow but Cendrillon has vanished and all that remains is the glass slipper.
She frequently wakes covered in cinders and her stepsisters taunt her with the name of Cendrillon. It seems that according to the will her father has left everything to Sam and not Fiona. It is a live-action version this time and not an animated film. I just wish it had more originality like she did some things a little different than the same old cinderella I gave it a good grade for the fact she can act but the story maybe a two star she is better when doing a more emotional story like with ethan hawk in the car. The stepsisters taunt Cendrillon by telling her that servants are not to be invited to the ball.
A school dance, the Black and White Ball, substitutes for the ball, with the role of the glass slipper filled by a. The classic fairytale gets a modern update here, starring Selena Gomez as the eventual princess and Drew Seeley as the prince, in the form of a pop star. However, I enjoyed it and have watched it many times. She subsequently ventured into feature films and has starred in the television movies , Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie, and Princess Protection Program.
Tami, Mary's only friend serves as the fairy godmother in the film. The two meet at the appointed hour and they share a romantic dance but before Sam can reveal who she really is it is midnight and she needs to get back to the diner before her stepmother finds out that she is gone, in her haste to leave Sam loses her cell phone. The Prince sets out find her and in his quest he travel across the countryside having all the unmarried women try on the shoe. Like most Cinderella stories, Mary lives with her stepmother Dominique, played by Jane Lynch, who forces Mary to do menial work around the house.
The final touch is a lovely pair of glass slippers to cover her bare feet but the fairy godmother warns her that Cendrillon needs to return before midnight which is when the spell will be broken and everything will return to its original state. I found one has not watched or should not be allowed to review something until they have watched it at least three or more times. Desperate, she asks for help and a white bird arrives with a beautiful white gown and golden silk slippers and Aschenputtel can now go to the ball. Some new release movies become unavailable for downloading for a limited time due to licensing restrictions.
I think it is well written with a strong female lead character in charge of her own destiny and it is beautifully filmed with great actors! We do not host or upload any video, films, media files. I particularly did not like the sidekick character for the Prince Charming guy--the characterization was condescending and stereotyped. Sam is humiliated and believes Austin betrayed her. .
If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. On the night of the ball, the stepsisters leave dressed in their finest gowns. The prince sees her at the ball and they dance together. An invitation to a palace ball gives Ella hope that she might reunite with the dashing stranger Richard Madden that she had met in the woods, but her stepmother prevents her from going. The film stars , and. It is a romantic musical version of the Cinderella story and stars Selena Gomez as Mary Santiago who is a high school student who has dreams of becoming a dancer.
Despite her circumstances, she refuses to despair. I am giving it 5 stars because she has literally watched this movie over 20 times easily so anything that keeps her interest that much is pretty darn good for me. The cruel, self-obsessed, snobby, and washed-up pop singer Dominique Blatt takes the role of the stepmother, even though she is just her legal guardian and Mary's mother was one of Dominique's dancers when she died; Dominique took Mary in as her legal guardian and turned her into the hired help. The aggressive, extremely obsessed, and equally snobby Britt and air-headed Bree serve as the two stepsisters, and Joey Parker, now a famous celebrity and pop star has returned to school for his senior year and to remember why he started dancing, acts as Prince Charming. The story ends with the couple married while the stepmother and stepsister are justifiably destined to live a fate similar to what they imposed on Danielle as that of a lowly servant.