The Prince & Me
The Prince & Me (2004)

For the second time in her career, Julia Stiles plays a character romancing the Crown Prince of Denmark in The Prince & Me, a romantic wish-fulfillment fantasy from director Martha Coolidge. Far from her role as Ophelia in 2000's… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 2, 2004
DVD Release Date: August 10, 2004
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Critic Score: 28% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A bland, fluffy, and predictable bit of wish fulfillment.

Ed Park
Village Voice

Paige eventually comes to a self-affirming decision, but the Danish interlude succeeds too well in making us feel her boredom.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

Bland and immediately disposable.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Good acting saves unoriginal Cinderella story.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

... thumbs down for me ...

Claudia Puig
USA Today

Even its pre-teen audience could use a bit more quirkiness and a little less formula.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...generally remains a cut above the majority of its contemporary romcom brethren - with the dreaded fake break-up handled particularly well (the second fake break-up is kind of pushing it, though).

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Sara Gebhardt
Washington Post

Nothing is new about the movie's premise, but it is entertaining all the same.

Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star

The sound you hear is the death rattle of the women's movement.

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Dan Lybarger

A Royal Letdown.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
Romantic comedies don't need to always be about two well-rounded people, because, let's face it; the allure of these films is to escape into a world… More
Richard C
Bethany Murphy
The best was this one. The rest are horrible and missing Julia Stiles big time.
Red Lats
Another stock story - this one about a girl-from-the-farm falling in love with a prince-in-hiding. The prince asks her to marry him, but she does not want to… More
Jennifer Xu
I just didn't get it. Not princessy enough for me (barely any scenes in the royal palace!), but not high school enough either. It's just a lot of… More
Jon Lantz
Funny. Missed the beginning, but it was entertaining. A little corney but, not over the top. It was what I expected.