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 “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)”
Continue reading “A Snow White Christmas (Filmation, 1980)”
“The wicked queen creates an ice storm meant to get rid of the younger Snow White, but instead freezes the whole village just barely missing her. Snow White travels to the land of the Seven Friendly Giants and makes friends with them. Snow White is never safe from the wicked queen because she’ll always be able to find her. Can the giants save Snow White from her vengeance, or will she end up an icicle like her parents?”– John Nickolaus, IMDB.
Continue reading “Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)”
“Belle prepares the castle for Christmas against Beast’s wishes, trying to bring him happiness for the season. Forte, a pipe organ, fears that Belle’s plans may eventually bring about an end to the curse… the curse that brought him more importance in the Master’s life. Forte uses Fife, a flute who desperately wants a solo, to destroy Belle’s plans and get rid of her.”– R. John Berggren, IMDB.