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Uncle Drosselmeyer / Street Singer / The Puppeteer / The Watchmaker (voice)
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Queen Morphia (voice)
Ken Sansom ...
Chamberlain / The Poet Wiseman (voice)
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Franz / Fritz (voice)
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The Chinese Wiseman / The Executioner / Gar (voice)
Gene Moss ...
Otto Von'Atra / The French Wiseman / Clovis (voice)
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Robin Haffner ...
Princess Mary (voice)
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Let Yourself Believe that Once Upon A Time Good Prevailed Where Evil Existed and Puppets Walked Without Strings [us]


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Version of The Nutcracker: A Fantasy on Ice (1983) See more »

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In Your Heart of Hearts
Lyrics by Randy Bishop
Sung by Christopher Lee
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Beyond bizarre - this film needs to be re-released
14 January 2003 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

This is one of the most unique films I have ever seen, and unlike any other holiday fare out there. The puppets are magical and lifelike, the music is borderline psychadelic and the film as a whole is completely original (and comes complete with a cameo by Hello Kitty). It is at once both a lovely holiday film and an "Alice In Wonderland"-style fantasy, complete with moments that may be too terrifying for little children. This film needs to be remastered and released to DVD, it deserves to be discovered by today's generations.


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