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Sleeping Beauty (1987)

Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.

Director:

David Irving

Writer:

Michael Berz
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tahnee Welch ... Rosebud
Kenny Baker ... Elf
Morgan Fairchild ... Queen
David Holliday David Holliday ... King
Nicholas Clay ... Prince
Sylvia Miles ... Red Fairy
Shaike Ophir ... Master Elf (as Shai K. Ophir)
Jane Wiedlin ... White Fairy
Orna Porat ... Nana
Julian Chagrin ... Advisor
Ya'ackov Ben-Sira ... 1st Counsellor (as Yankele Ben Sira)
Danny Segev Danny Segev ... 2nd Counsellor
Igor Borisov Igor Borisov ... Cook
Joseph Bee Joseph Bee ... 3rd Counsellor
Jonny Phillips ... Count (as Johnny Phillips)
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Storyline

An elf gives a queen a magic spell for the baby she always wanted. But an evil curse is placed over her daughter, Rosebud, which results in the king demanding that all the spindles in the kingdom be destroyed. As Rosebud grows into a naive yet pretty young woman, she wonders why no one in the kingdom ever has new cloth. She convinces her parents to go on a journey to a neighboring kingdom, not knowing what awaits her as soon as the king and queen are gone. Written by Max Vaughn

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An enchanting classical treat! See more »


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Official Sites:

MGM

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 June 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cannon Movie Tales: Sleeping Beauty See more »

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Golan-Globus Productions See more »
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Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Part of the "Cannon Movie Tales" series, nine feature films based on classic fairy tales that were produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus for the Cannon Group in the mid '80s. All of the films featured well-known actors from the U.S. and U.K. and were shot on-location in Israel. Although the series was originally conceived as a whopping sixteen films, production stopped at nine when Rumpelstiltskin (1987) flopped at the box office and the remaining films were sent directly to video. Despite their commercial failure, the Movie Tales garnered a cult following after the Disney Channel began airing them as "Storybook Cinema" in 1988. See more »

Goofs

When the white fairy lands on the castle steps after flying into Rosebud's christening, the wire attached to Jane Wiedlin can be seen. See more »

Quotes

White Fairy: Elf? Elf, time to sleep.
Elf: Oh, no. I don't want to go to sleep. I'll stay here and guard the princess.
White Fairy: All right. Keep your eyes open. I'm counting on you.
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Connections

Referenced in Entertainment Tonight: Episode #5.227 (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Slumber
Performed by Nick Curtis
Music and Lyrics by Max Robert
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10/10 for nostalgias sake
24 November 2018 | by dd-osmanSee all my reviews

I loved this with a passion a child. I fully appreciate how *rap it is in some ways but hey ho... there is beauty in imperfection! I guarantee that there isn't a kid under 8 who won't love this.


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