A fun film, well acted. Cheesy but enjoyable. Childhood classic - seen it many times!
over 4 years
One that stays fun to watch every time again.
over 4 years
brilliant cast, was great to watch but wouldn't be my first choice for again
my favorite childhood movie - great fun.
over 6 years
Overall a decent, winsome chick flick. If you manage to keep your rose-colored glasses on.
almost 7 years
Hathaway makes this movie watchable as she sells the rags to riches story arch.
The Princess Diaries is a 2001 comedy film produced by singer and actress Whitney Houston and directed by Garry Marshall. It is based on Meg Cabot's 2000 novel of the same name. The film stars Anne Hathaway (her film debut) as Mia Thermopolis, a teenager who discovers that she is the heir to the throne of the fictional Genovia, ruled by her grandmother, Queen dowager Clarisse Renaldi, who is portrayed by Julie Andrews. It also stars Heather Matarazzo as Mia's best friend Lilly Moscovitz, Héctor Elizondo as Renaldi's head of security, and Robert Schwartzman as Lilly's brother, who has a crush on Mia.
It was released to North American theatres on August 3, 2001 and peaked at number three in the box office. The Princess Diaries was a commercial success, grossing $165,335,153 worldwide. The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, the film's sequel, was released in August 2004.
Mia Thermopolis (Anne Hathaway) is a fifteen-year-old tenth grade private school student who lives with her mother...