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Once Upon a Time (1973)
"Maria d'Oro und Bello Blue" (original title)

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ONCE UPON A TIME is an enchanting animated tale about a beautiful girl named Maria and her little blue dog... See full synopsis »



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Credited cast:
Ursula Heyer ...
Mary-Lou (voice)
Martin Hirthe ...
Der König (voice)
Tilly Lauenstein ...
Stiefmutter Pulle (voice)
Arnold Marquis ...
Herr Pulle (voice)
Uwe Paulsen ...
Der Prinz (voice)
Jochen Schröder ...
Erzähler (voice)
Hans Schwarz Jr. ...
Schüttel Dich Baum (voice)
Wolfgang Spier ...
Meister Pfriem (voice)
Eva-Maria Werth ...
Maria (voice)
Harry Wüstenhagen ...
Notar (voice)


ONCE UPON A TIME is an enchanting animated tale about a beautiful girl named Maria and her little blue dog... See full synopsis »

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My favorite movie!
11 October 2002 | by (Omaha, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

This was my favorite movie growing up, and I would love to see it again. Even though I cannot speak German, I am very tempted to buy the VHS tape in German (Der Zauberstein). There is still a line from this movie that my family quotes to each other when we do something exceptionally dumb ("The stone is not right, the girl is not bright.") I hope that one day I can share this movie with my children.

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