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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 ...
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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Three Nuts for Cinderella  »

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'Tri orísky pro Popelku' became a traditional Christmas Eve movie on TV in Czech republic and several other European countries. However, the original script supposed filming in the summer. To completely rewrite each scene for winter was idea of director Václav Vorlícek. See more »

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Version of Hey Cinderella! (1969) 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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my favorite childhood movie
6 December 2004 | by (Seattle, USA) – See all my reviews

Growing up in Germany in the 70's and 80's, this movie was one of my favorites. Today it continues to be aired on several German TV channels every year, typically around Christmas, and it has an almost cult following among all my childhood friends and their families. I have never seen the English version, so I cannot comment on dialogue, but the dubbed into German version was enchanting. It is not your typical fairy tale adaptation by story, with a wonderful cast and musical score.


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