Penelope (2006)

A fairytale like no other.

  • Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Romance
  • Release Date: 2006-03-01
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 569 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 43min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Summit Entertainment
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Mark Palansky
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From 569 Ratings


Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered inside her family's estate with only her parents to keep her company. This untraditional fairy tale about a girl who bucks convention to create her own happy ending.

Penelope Trailer

  • Christina Ricci

    as Penelope Wilhern
  • James McAvoy

    as Johnny/Max
  • Catherine O'Hara

    as Jessica Wilhern
  • Reese Witherspoon

    as Annie
  • Peter Dinklage

    as Lemon
  • Richard E. Grant

    as Franklin Wilhern
  • Simon Woods

    as Edward Vanderman
  • Nigel Havers

    as Mr. Vanderman
  • Christina Greatrex

    as Mrs. Vanderman
  • Michael Feast

    as Jake/Witch
  • Ronni Ancona

    as Wanda
  • Lenny Henry

    as Krull
  • James Howard

    as Reporter Outside Hospital 1
  • Paul Viragh

    as Reporter in Mr. Vanderman's Office
  • Russell Brand

    as Sam the Jazz Club Owner
  • Nick Frost

    as Max
  • Eve Pearce

    as Old Lady Card Player
  • Martin McDougall

    as Dr. Stone
Production Reese Witherspoon Producer
Production Scott Steindorff Producer
Production Jennifer Simpson Producer
Production Robin Greenspun Executive Producer
Production Danny Greenspun Executive Producer
Production Andrew Molasky Executive Producer
Production Chris Curling Executive Producer
Production Christian Arnold-Beutel Executive Producer
Production Dylan Russell Executive Producer
Production Michael Roban Executive Producer
Production Leslie Caveny Producer
Production Phil Robertson Producer
Directing Mark Palansky Director
Writing Leslie Caveny Screenplay
Art Amanda McArthur Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Jill Taylor Costume Design
Sound Joby Talbot Original Music Composer
Editing Jon Gregory Editor
Art John Reid Art Direction
Sound Martin Trevis Sound Director
Directing Sean Guest First Assistant Director