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Sleeping Beauty (1987)

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

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Queen
David Holliday ...
King
Nicholas Clay ...
Prince
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Shaike Ophir ...
Master Elf (as Shai K. Ophir)
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White Fairy
Orna Porat ...
Nana
Julian Chagrin ...
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Ya'ackov Ben-Sira ...
1st Counsellor (as Yankele Ben Sira)
Danny Segev ...
2nd Counsellor
Igor Borisov ...
Cook
Joseph Bee ...
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Count (as Johnny Phillips)
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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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12 June 1987 (USA)  »

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Cannon Movie Tales: Sleeping Beauty  »

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To save money, the Cannon Movie Tales were shot two or three at a time. "Sleeping Beauty" was shot simultaneously with Hansel and Gretel (1987). This wasn't the best of situations in that often the two crews would be competing for limited equipment, costumes, and sets. See more »

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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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Soundtracks

All to Sleep
Performed by Jane Wiedlin
Music and Lyrics by Michael Berz
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A little slow in the beginning,but redifines itself in the next 2 acts.
3 January 2003 | by (Jackson,MS) – See all my reviews

Really good.The opening 10 min are wonderful,but drags untill Fairy Red shows up and then it is pure fun.Kids will love it.I saw it on the Disney Channel in 95 or whenever it was last shown(It was a long time ago).The film has great songs and costumes my fav is either"Dare Me","Our clothes are worn and tattered",or"How Good It Is".Buy it now.You won't be dissapointed.


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