Release Date: November 21st, 2007

DVD Release Date: March 18th, 2008

PG |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Banished by an evil queen, Princess Giselle (Amy Adams) from a fairy-tale world lands in modern Manhattan, where music, magic and "happily ever after" are sorely lacking. She is adrift in this strange new place until a divorce lawyer (Patrick Dempsey) comes to her aid. Giselle begins to fall for her flawed benefactor, but the storybook romance gets complicated when a prince from her world comes to rescue her.

Cast: Amy Adams, Patrick Dempsey, James Marsden, Timothy Spall, Idina Menzel, Rachel Covey, Susan Sarandon, Julie Andrews

Director: Kevin Lima

Genres: Romantic comedy , Children , Musical , Fantasy

Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures, Josephson Entertainment

Distributors: Buena Vista

Keywords: Amusing, Friendship, Love, Quest, Endearing, New York City, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Lawrence ToppmanCharlotte Observer

    Enchanted charmingly reworks all the old favorites while incorporating fresh twists of its own. show more

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    A sometimes clever, other times grating mix of live action and animation that plays tricks with levels of movie reality as the world of fairy-tale animation invades contemporary New York. show more

  • 88
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    There's a word for women like Giselle: Supercalifragilistic. Ditto her film, Enchanted. show more

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Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture