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Unique ID Code: 0000103486
Added by: Jitendar Canth
Added on: 21/5/2008 14:38
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Sometimes true love is right under your nose.
Certificate: U
Running Time: 86 mins
Retail Price: £17.99
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Content Type: Movie

Penelope is afflicted by a secret family curse that can only be broken when she is loved by one of her own kind. Hidden away in the family's majestic home, she is subjected to meeting a string of blue-bloods through her parent's futile attempt to marry her off and break the curse. Each suitor is instantly enamored with Penelope (and her sizable dowry)... until the curse is revealed.

When a willing mate cannot be found, mischievous tabloid reporter Lemon, (Peter Dinklage), hires Max, (James McAvoy), to pose as a prospective suitor in hopes of snapping a photo of the mysterious 'Penelope.' Max, who is really a down-on-his-luck gambler, finds himself drawn to Penelope and not wanting to expose or disappoint her, disappears and leaves Lemon in the lurch. Fed up by this latest betrayal and determined to live life on her own terms, Penelope breaks free from her family and goes out into the world in search of adventure - curse be damned.

Special Features:
Making Of Featurette
Photo Gallery
ROM Content

Video Tracks:
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1

Audio Tracks:
Dolby Digital 5.1 English
Dolby Digital 2.0 Audio Descriptive

Subtitle Tracks:

Directed By:
Mark Palansky

Written By:

Christina Ricci
James McAvoy
Catherine O'Hara
Reese Witherspoon
Peter Dinklage
Richard E. Grant
Simon Woods
Ronni Ancona

Casting By:
Susie Figgis

Music From:
Joby Talbot

Director of Photography:
Michel Amathieu

Jon Gregory

Costume Designer:
Jill Taylor

Production Designer:
Amanda McArthur

Visual Effects:
Chris Hampton

Dylan Russell
Jennifer Simpson
Scott Steindorff
Reese Witherspoon

Momentum Pictures

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