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Rumpelstiltskin (1995)

R  |   |  Fantasy, Horror  |  24 November 1995 (USA)
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In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a ... See full summary »

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In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a witch's shop and purchases a certain figurine, resulting in the cackling beast being freed and demanding possession of the baby. Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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This ain't no fairy tale. See more »

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Fantasy | Horror

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Rated R for strong violence, and for language and sexuality | See all certifications »

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24 November 1995 (USA)  »

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Distorcido no Inferno  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$294,991 (USA) (9 August 1996)

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$294,991 (USA) (9 August 1996)
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The story occurred in 1472, not 1471. See more »

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[first lines]
Rumpelstiltskin: Bastards! She gave her word.
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References Thelma & Louise (1991) See more »

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little rattle stilt
12 November 2011 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Watching Mark Jones's "Rumpelstiltskin", I got the feeling that they knew that they were making kind of a ridiculous movie, and so they decided to be as silly as possible. The movie depicts the impish character of fairy tale fame as a child-stealing demon in medieval England. Turned into a statue, he gets resurrected when a widow wishes to see her murdered husband again, and then tries to steal her baby. Much of the movie has him spouting out Freddy Krueger-style puns. I actually found it neat how he interprets everything in modern LA as something from medieval England.

The point is that the movie should not be interpreted as horror, just as completely silly. Not really worth your time.


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