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Cinderella (1997)

TV Movie  |  G  |   |  Musical, Romance, Fantasy  |  2 November 1997 (USA)
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Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.

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Cinderella (as Brandy)
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Calliope
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Minerva (as Natalie Desselle)
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Lionel
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Noel Peters
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Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.

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2 November 1997 (USA)  »

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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)
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Whitney Houston was producing Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella" and was to star in it until she decided that Brandy Norwood would make a better Cinderella. Brandy would not do it unless her idol Whitney took the Fairy Godmother role. See more »

Goofs

When Lionel is announcing the Prince's upcoming ball, the stepmother's headpiece is on the left. But while she and her daughters are entering their home, it has moved to the right. See more »

Quotes

Lionel: His royal highness Christopher Rupert son of his majesty King Maximillian Godfee Ladeslous Leapolt Sydney.
Ensemble: [speaking in unison] Sydney?
Lionel: Sydney. Fredrick John is giving a ball.
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Connections

Version of Cinderella (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

The Sweetest Sounds
Music & Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Performed by Brandy Norwood and Paolo Montalban
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This is one movie I never get tired of. I especially like the fact that it's multi-culturaled, which is a good example for young children. The message is universal, teaching that no matter how things appear at the present there's always something good at the end if you believe in yourself.


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