Royal Wedding

Movie review by Scott G. Mignola, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Family entertainment doesn't get any livelier.

NR 1951 93 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

The Musical King and Queen

Jane Powell’s iconic opera soprano voice will be resonating in your mind after watching the Royal Wedding. Jane Powell and Fred Astaire play Ellen and Tom Bowen, brother and sister musical duo who go to England while love is in the air because of the Royal Wedding taking place at the same time as their performance. This witty rom-com musical brings together love and sheer talent especially with the iconic choreography performed by Fred Astaire. I thoroughly enjoyed the film especially Fred Astaire’s unforgettable ceiling dance. I watched the film using the Dove Channel streaming service and the quality was great especially with a film that age. I would highly recommend this film to anyone who enjoys classic 50s musicals.
age 17+

Better than average "Royal Wedding"

"Royal Wedding" (1951) is a luscious confection, starring Fred Astaire and Jane Powell as a brother-and-sister dance team who get the chance to go to England during the 1947 royal wedding between Elizabeth and Prince Philip. It's all great fun, and the best song, "Too Late Now," is probably Alan Jay Lerner's finest outing with love lyrics.

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