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Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973)
"Tri orísky pro Popelku" (original title)

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The film stars Libuse Safránková as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Libuse Safránková ...
Popelka
Pavel Trávnícek ...
Prince
Carola Braunbock ...
Mother
Rolf Hoppe ...
King
Karin Lesch ...
Queen
Dana Hlavácová ...
Dora (as Daniela Hlavácová)
Jan Libícek ...
Preceptor
Vítezslav Jandák ...
Kamil
Jaroslav Drbohlav ...
Vítek
Vladimír Mensík ...
Vincek
Míla Myslíková ...
Housekeeper
Helena Ruzicková ...
Princess Drobena
Jan Sus ...
Hind
Milos Vavruska ...
Huntsman
Jirí Ruzicka ...
Cook
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The film stars Libuse Safránková as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes knocking. Cinderella does not simply fall into the prince's arms. In this version, he must actively pursue the young woman who is a skilled sharpshooter prone to wearing hunting outfits. Cinderella also has three wishes at her disposal, gained from three magic nuts. Written by Ørnås

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16 November 1973 (Czechoslovakia)  »

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Three Nuts for Cinderella  »

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Shown on Norwegian, German, Swiss, Czech and Slovak television every Christmas. See more »

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Version of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) See more »

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Tri orísky pro Popelku
Music by Karel Svoboda
Lyrics by Jirí Staidl
Performed by Karel Gott
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Just wonderful!
2 November 1998 | by (Hessen, Germany) – See all my reviews

This movie is the most beautiful adaption of a fairy-tale I have ever seen. It is just wonderful to watch and the changes in the original plot do not matter at all. Here in Germany they show this movie on TV at least once a year (normally around Christmas) and for me it is a MUST to watch it every single time.


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