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The Frog Prince (I) (1986)

 -  Family | Drama | Musical  -  1 June 1988 (USA)
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Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."

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Seagull Cohen ...
Dulcey
Jeff Gerner ...
Emissary (as Jeff Gurner)
Eli Gorenstein ...
Cook
Shmuel Atzmon ...
Baron Von Whobble
Aaron Kaplan ...
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Moshe Ish-Kassit ...
Sleeping Guard (as Moshe Ish Cassit)
Rony Blitz ...
Advisor (as Roni Blitz)
Ya'acov Booch ...
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Yasha Einstein ...
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Ya'akov Alperin ...
Advisor (as Ya'akov Halperin)
Hahman Leor ...
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Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog." Written by Lee Phangvivat <leep@grove.ufl.edu>

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Cannon Movie Tales:Lavish, Feature length new versions of the world's best loved storybook classics.


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Cannon Movie Tales: The Frog Prince  »

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Cannon Films reused many of same sets. For example the set for the princess's bedroom is the same as nursery from "Rumpelstiltskin" with the murals removed from the walls. See more »

Quotes

Princess Zora: You keep saying lady. I'm not a lady!
Ribbit/Prince Of Freedly: Yipes!
[jumps back]
Ribbit/Prince Of Freedly: Are you a frog?
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Connections

Version of Grim Tales: The Frog Prince (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

A Promise Is A Promise
Written by Kenn Long
Performed by Clive Revill and Aileen Quinn
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11 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Who the hell is writing all the positive reviews of this thing? It's astoundingly awful. Cheap, obviously re-used sets. Bad sound design, horrible dialogue, crap costumes. Bad color all around. Slow-paced directing and the worst, most unimaginative dialogue ever. The whole thing just feels lazy. Like some third rate children's theater that gets a grant to produce a movie. But not a big grant. Aileen Quinn isn't much but is at least somewhat watchable. And Helen Hunt, while she can't do much with the script she's been given, at least maintains her acting dignity. She's the best thing about this, really. There are SO many better family viewing options out there. Don't bother with this.


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