Continue reading “Nutcracker: The Untold Story (2010)”
“… On Christmas Eve, Mary’s beloved Uncle Albert arrives with the gift of a wooden nutcracker doll. Later that night, Mary’s imagination brings the doll to life. Introducing himself as “NC,” he takes her on a wondrous journey through a stunning dimension where toys assume human form and everything appears ten times larger. But danger lurks. An army of toothy rat creatures, led by the flamboyant Rat King and his devious mother, has unleashed a plot to overthrow humanity. When NC is captured and placed under a paralytic spell, Mary, Max and a spirited band of toy sidekicks must rescue him from the Rat King’s clutches and thwart his wicked plans to ‘ratify’ the world.”-Anonymous, IMDB
Continue reading “Magic Silver (2009)”
Princess Bluerose, the daughter of the Blue Gnome King, must overcome her overwhelming fears in order to save the life of her beloved father and rescue the world from eternal darkness. From her home deep in the Norwegian mountains, she sets out on a remarkable journey with a young companion, conquers her timidity, and learns the essential lesson “When you take away, in exchange, you must always give something back”.– Magic Silver DVD Description
Continue reading “Journey to the Christmas Star (2012)”
“A courageous girl sets out on a hazardous journey to find the Christmas Star in order to free the kingdom from a curse and bring back a long lost princess, but some mighty foes try to stop her. A Christmas adventure for the whole family set in a magnificent winter”– Anonymous, Amazon Description.
Continue reading “A Princess Sydney Christmas: The Three Gold Coins (2005)”
“As another Christmas rolls around, Princess Sydney longs for they joys of yesteryear. Memories of her grandfather and all the fun they had seem so far away. Every year Grandpa would give Sydney three gold coins and with the help of a Christmas fairy, Sydney would share her gift with those less fortunate. But this year, the gift of giving is nowhere to be found in the royal mansion”– A Princess Sydney Christmas: The Three Gold Coins DVD Description
Continue reading “Swan Princess Christmas (2012)”
“Princess Odette, Prince Derek and their trusted woodland friends return for their first Christmas celebration! But, with the villainous Rothbart striving to destroy Christmas itself, will they be able to stop him and save the day? Told in beautiful CG animation for the very first time, The Swan Princess Christmas is an enchanting musical holiday treat the whole family will enjoy!”– Anonymous, IMDB.
Continue reading “A Fairy Tale Christmas (2005)”
“Once upon a time Princess Angela lived happily in the kingdom ruled by her father, King Ronen. All happiness in the kingdom ended the day the Princess was taken away from her castle and hidden away deep in the forest by the King’s Viceroy… Angela grew to be an astonishingly lovely young lady forgetting she was a Princess… With the help of her forest creature friends, Angela’s memories return and she must return to the castle before the Viceroy ruins Christmas forever.”– A Fairy Tale Christmas DVD Description.
Continue reading “Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001)”
“Barbie shows that if you are kind, clever and brave, anything is possible in this tale of Clara and her amazing Nutcracker, who set off on an adventure to find the Sugarplum Princess.“– Anonymous, IMDB.
Continue reading “The Nutcracker (Jetlag Productions, 1995)”
“It is Christmas Eve, and the Stahlbaum family is happily unwrapping their Christmas gifts… seven-year-old Marie receives a very special gift – a mysterious Nutcracker – from her beloved Godfather Drosselmeier… Marie discovers that this is no ordinary Nutcracker, but Godfather Drosselmeier’s nephew, who was transformed into a wooden toy by the curse of the evil Madame Mouserink. To break the curse, the Nutcracker must win the love of Marie and defeat the malicious, seven-headed Mouse King.”– Anonymous, IMDB.
Continue reading “The Nutcracker Prince (1990)”
“Clara is on the verge of growing up, with dreams of traveling the world in the grand ballet… When midnight comes, Clara finds herself trapped in the middle of a battle between the mice and her toys being lead by the confused nutcracker. If the prince of the dolls can defeat the Mouse King and win the hand of a fair maiden, it can break the curse upon him. However, Clara must chose between the dreamworld of her new companion and his adventures or her real world where the dreams and adventures of growing up still await her”– Max Vaughn, IMDB.
“Based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s classic story, “The Nutcracker and the Mouseking” is the tale of a spoiled prince who lives in a magnificent palace with his magician uncle, Drosselmeier.”-Anonymous, IMDB
The Nutcracker and the Mouseking is a German animated direct-to-video film loosely based on E.T.A Hoffman’s original story. The film was redubbed into English for North America, and features the voice talents of Leslie Nielsen, Fred Willard, and Eric Idle.Continue reading “The Nutcracker and the Mouseking (2004)”