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  1. Biopic About Monaco’s Princess Sparks Controversy

    The Cannes Film Festival opened last night with a screening of Grace of Monaco, starring Nicole Kidman. But the film depicting Grace Kelly’s transformation from Hollywood star to princess has generated some royally bad reviews, with one critic noting that it whipped up “more drama off screen than on.” The Weinstein Company, which produced the film, delayed its release twice over disputes with the director, Olivier Dahan, on final edits. And Monaco’s royal family have claimed the film is inaccurate. Despite its glamorous subject, this movie may struggle to reign.

    Sources: ABCThe Guardian

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