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Calendar Girls

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Helen Mirren, Julie Walters, ...
Calendar Girls: Jaap Buitendijk

Calendar Girls

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
108 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/19/03
performer:
Helen Mirren, Julie Walters, Linda Bassett, Annette Crosbie, Celia Imrie
director:
Nigel Cole
distributor:
Buena Vista Pictures
author:
Tim Firth, Juliette Towhidi
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B+

Brit matrons go the full monty! Helen Mirren and Julie Walters (”Billy Elliot”) costar as members of the buttoned-down British Women’s Institute, whose members decide to boost sales of their annual calendar by posing nude for the photos. Based on a true story — the WI calendar was a worldwide sensation in 1999, outselling Britney Spears’.