Monte Carlo
Monte Carlo (2011)

Three graduates fulfill their dreams of vacationing in Paris. They accidentally find themselves in a lavish world, where they live like royalty and experience romance. But at the end of their journey, they discover the true magic of… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 1, 2011
DVD Release Date: October 18, 2011
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Although it has its charming moments, Monte Carlo is mostly silly, predictable stuff that never pushes beyond the boundaries of formula.

Derek Adams
Time Out

Ridiculously contrived, superficial throughout and too sugary, 'Monte Carlo' is still too innocent and convivial to cast too many aspersions on.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

The scenery is pretty, the actresses work hard and it all goes by fairly quickly, if unmemorably.

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Jason Best
Movie Talk

It's all frothy and silly, but Selena Gomez and her co-stars are sweet and appealing and are sure to win over the film's target audience.

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Alonso Duralde

Teen girls who want a vicarious overseas jaunt are advised to follow Emma's lead in one scene of Monte Carlo and watch To Catch a Thief instead.

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Adam Graham
Detroit News

Director Thomas Bezucha lingers too long on side plots and doesn't give the film emotional resonance.

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

More gum-popping than jaw-dropping, it's the kind of light entertainment that Elvis used to make.

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Greg Quill
Toronto Star

The movie sputs out like fizzled fireworks in the Monte Carlo night.

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Nancy Churnin
Dallas Morning News

After Selena Gomez's auspicious big-screen debut in Ramona and Beezus, Monte Carlo feels like two steps back for the Wizards of Waverly Place star.

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David Aldridge
Radio Times

So corny that a cereal company could have sponsored it...

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Pretty cute lighthearted teenager filled rom-com...
Gregory Dark
I saw this film by chance. It wasn't really geared for my demographic; so if I had been a 12 y.o. girl I would have rated this much higher. The film ran… More
Nicki Marie
Okay movie for tween girls to watch. (I can't imagine it's appeal would go too much further than that). Young cast are all good here in a far… More
Alice Shen
The movie took 45 minutes to actually get to the titular location...and yet, I didn't want the exposition to end! Upon seeing the movie poster, I wondered… More
Manu Gino
Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress. Good movie. I… More
Emmanuel Torres
Monte Carlo is about three young women who are vacationing in Paris, when suddenly one of these girls (Grace) is mistaken for a heiress who just so happens to… More