Thumbelina (1994) - Plot Summary Poster


Plot Summary

  • A girl no bigger than her mother's thumb feels all alone in the world knowing she is the only person her size. Her wish for a companion at last comes true when the prince of the fairy's arrives at her window sill. However, the naive Thumbelina's life goes downward from there when a toad kidnaps her. While she tries to find a way home, she begins to grow up and learns about hope with the help of the friends she always wanted.

    - Written by Max Vaughn
  • A girl only as big as her Mother's thumb longs for companionship but believes it is impossible due to her being the only one of her size in the world. One night her dreams are answered when she meets the Fairy Prince and they fall in love. Before Thumbelina can tell her mother she is kidnapped by a toad and taken into the woods. Whilst trying to find her way home to her Mother and the Fairy Prince she is helped by friends she meets along the way.

  • The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.

    - Written by Joyce Kavitsky <Kavitsky@erols.com>


Thumbelina is worried that there is no one her size so her mother tells her a story of fairies. That night the fairy prince comes to her window and hears her singing...

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