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Barbie Princess Popstar Movie

Updated on June 25, 2013

"Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar" DVD Now Available

Here comes another Barbie movie! "Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar" is the second Barbie movie of 2012 (following the March release of "Barbie in a Mermaid Tale:2)" and the 26th movie starring the popular Mattel doll. In the new movie, Barbie plays Tori, a princess who loves to sing and dreams of becoming a pop star. But when she switches places with Keira, a singer who longs to be a princess, they discover that the life they each dreamed of isn't quite what they imagined. Fans of earlier movies featuring the famous doll are sure to love the new "Barbie: The Princes and the Popstar" movie, which was released on DVD in September 2012.

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Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar - Released in September 2012

Fans of Mattel's most famous doll ejoiced this year with the news that another movie was coming. Just 6 months after "Barbie in a Mermaid Tale:2" was released, "Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar" came out in September.

This is Barbie's second movie based on Mark Twain's tale of "The Prince and the Pauper" and the 26th animated tale on the complete Barbie movie list.The first Barbie tale based on Twain's story was "The Princess and the Pauper," which came out in 2004 and was the first Barbie musical. In it, Barbie played Princess Annaliese and a seamstress named Erika who had to switch places to save Annaliese's kingdom.

In the new 2012 version, Barbie stars as Tori, a princess who dreams of being a popstar, and Keira, a singing sensation who dreams of being a princess. The identical girls trade places so they can each live the dream they've always wanted to follow.

The movie features well-known songs such as Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" written with new lyrics (such as "Princesses Just Wanna Have Fun") to fit the movie.

Barbie: The Princess & The Popstar
Barbie: The Princess & The Popstar

Product description: In this sparkling musical adventure, Barbie stars as Tori, the kind-hearted princess of Meribella who would rather sing and dance than perform her royal duties. When her favorite pop star Keira visits the kingdom, the girls discover they have much in common, including a magical secret that lets them look like one another. At first, swapping places seems like a great idea, until each girl realizes that the other's life isn't as easy as it seems! But Meribella also has a magical secret, and when it's stolen, the whole kingdom is put in danger. Will true friendship save the day? Filled with fantastic songs, fabulous fashions, and fun new friends, it's an exciting musical celebration that shows the best thing you can be is yourself!

 

Barbie The Princess and The Popstar Transforming Tori Doll - Love the movie? Get the doll!

Little girls who love the new Barbie movie will surely love this transforming Barbie that's like two dolls in one. To switch her from princess to popstar, simply turn Barbie's blonde hair to reveal the wild purple "do" underneath and then pull a string to change her princess gown into a funky popstar dress.

Barbie The Princess & the Popstar 2-in-1 Transforming Tori Doll
Barbie The Princess & the Popstar 2-in-1 Transforming Tori Doll

Product description: Barbie The Princess and The Popstar Transforming Tori Doll: Girls can recreate quintessential moments from Barbie The Princess and the Popstar with the Tori feature doll. Magically transform her from a princess to a pop star by simply pulling the string on the back of her long, lace princess skirt to reveal a fun pop-star dress and funky boots underneath. Then rotate her blonde princess hair to reveal a pink pop-star do. Press her necklace, and she sings. Tori doll performs two songs from the movie, a pink microphone is included. Doll cannot stand alone.

 

"Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar" movie was released in September 2012.

Barbie Princess Popstar Movie Dolls - Check out the new Barbie dolls and toys

The transforming Tori doll isn't the only new Barbie toy released in relation to "Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar." Take a look at this other Barbie merchandise, too.

Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar Trailer - Get a peak at the new Barbie movie!

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      jarin

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      @anonymous: marzi

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      @anonymous: jarin

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      @anonymous: ya me too

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      GREAT MOVIE!

      OMG!

      <3 it <3 it <3it.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      love this movie

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      love this movie

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      Gail47 5 years ago

      My girls are grown up and I only have a grandson, so I've lost track of all things Barbie. Looks like lots of fun, though.