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After the death of her estranged father, Mia Thermopolis (Anne Hathaway) discovers she is now heir to the thrown of a little European country. While the shy and awkward teen tries to decide if the crown fits, her Grandmother (the queen) provides "princess lessons".

MPAA Rating G
Theatrical Release August 2, 2001
Cast Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway
Run Time 115
Walt Disney Home Entertainment

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