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After the Ball (2015)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 24 April 2015 (USA)
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After a young fashion designer runs afoul of her corrupt stepmother and stepsisters, she dons a disguise to help save the family business for her father.

Director:

Sean Garrity

Writers:

Jason Sherman (screenplay), Kate Melville (screenplay) | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Portia Doubleday ... Kate Kassell / Nate
Marc-André Grondin ... Daniel
Chris Noth ... Lee Kassell
Lauren Holly ... Elise
Natalie Krill ... Tannis
Anna Hopkins ... Simone
David Michael David Michael ... Maurice
Mimi Kuzyk ... Bella Shapiro
Carlo Rota ... Richard
Colin Mochrie ... Colin Frost
Michael Mancini ... Receptionist
Lola Tash ... Polly
Deena Aziz ... Couture Executive
Sasha Lipskaia Sasha Lipskaia ... Russian Model
Henry Kwok ... Ron Sakamoto
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Storyline

After the Ball, a retail fairy tale set in the world of fashion. Kate's dream is to design for couturier houses. Although she is a bright new talent, Kate can't get a job. No one trusts the daughter of Lee Kassell, a retail guru who markets clothes "inspired" by the very designers Kate wants to work for. Who wants a spy among the sequins and stilettos? Reluctantly, Kate joins the family business where she must navigate around her duplicitous stepmother and two wicked stepsisters, but with help from a prince of a guy in the shoe department, a god-brotherly gay pal in the design office, her godmother's vintage clothes, and a shocking switch of identities, Kate exposes the evil trio, saves her father's company, and proves that everyone can wear a fabulous dress. Written by -KO Fashions

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English | French | Italian

Release Date:

24 April 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

12 Badaladas de Amor See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,718, 1 March 2015

Gross USA:

$161,820

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$234,417
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Trivia

When Richard grabs a dress and dances around the room, he quotes the Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts movie Notting Hill (1999) when he says, "I'm just a girl standing in front of a boy." See more »

Goofs

When Kate is sorting through buttons, she places a box into a large gray container, but in the next shot the gray container is gone. Then she is seen pulling out the gray container and placing it where it had been before and putting two other boxes inside of it. See more »

Quotes

Lee: People used to smile at work here. Designers used to stay up all night working together just to get one piece perfect. It felt like family.
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References Notting Hill (1999) See more »

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Written by Stephen Ramsey, Catherine McCancless
Performed by Young Galaxy
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A Funny and Heartwarming Modern Retelling of the Cinderella Story
15 April 2016 | by a-r-m-ygalgr8See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this movie. It was cute, funny, and appropriately over-the-top acting for a modern comedy retelling of the Cinderella story. One of the reviews mentions that they don't like the portrayal of stepmothers and stepsisters and the inaccuracy of the fashion industry etc, etc. Well this being comedy, and a parallel of Cinderella I don't think it should receive less stars because it focused on the story and the simple characters versus trying to be accurate. It is a very enjoyable, lighthearted movie. And if one is looking for a deep plot, accurate portrayals of the fashion industry and design, with multi-dimensional characters, you should look elsewhere. This movie is not for you and you will agree with the other reviewer instead of enjoying a truly good movie.


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