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The Secret is looking past all the flaws!

Advantages: Lovely story and some lovely magical scenes
Disadvantages: Full of flaws

The Secret of Moonacre FILM ONLY REVIEW Myself and my husband have very different likes and dislikes when it comes to many films so finding one to watch together can be difficult. We both do like magical fantasy type films, possibly as it brings out ou ...

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It's No Secret That It's Rubbish!

Advantages: Natasha McElhone's quite appealing.
Disadvantages: Ham-fisted direction, poor writing and performances, dreadful effects.

...When Maria Merryweather’s father dies she is left with only her governess Miss Heliotrope and a book called “The Ancient Chronicles of Moonacre Valley”. She is sent to live with her uncle, Sir Benjamin Merryweather and discovers the tale of the Moon Princ ...

afy9mab 12.05.2010 · Read full review
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Just What is the Secret of Moonacre?

Advantages: Some fun parts with Miss Helotrope
Disadvantages: Average story, wooden acting, poor effects

...ONLY REVIEW Maria Merryweather is now an orphan, her mother died when she was young and now her father has also died, not only is she grieving but she is given the news that her father had lost his money and house. The only thing Maria has left is ...

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A prime example of flawed potential

Advantages: Some moments were enjoyable; some support acting
Disadvantages: Majority of wooden acting; lacks powerful direction and cinematography at times

...Gabor Csupo seems to have a rather interesting CV. As Producer and animation supervisor, among other things, it's an impressive list, with TV series The Simpsons, Rugrats and Wild Thornberries often present. However, as a director, the list is somewhat sh ...

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Oh dear oh dear...........disappointing

Advantages: Only 1.5 hours long so doesn't torture you for too long (thats if you manage to watch it all!)
Disadvantages: too many to list - mainly low budget (responsible for the majority of the failings)

...I love Harry Potter, Narnia, Spiderwick Chronicles anything magical and fantasy related. It is for this reason that I TRIED to watch The Secrets of Moonacre. Firstly, the writing was awful, some things were left unexplained, whilst others were explained a ...

PrincessJR 06.06.2009 · Read full review
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