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Rusalochka (1976)

G  |   |  Family, Fantasy, Musical  |  October 1979 (USA)
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As the story opens, a busful of tourists are touring Copenhagen. Their guide draws their attention to the beautiful statue at Langelinie. At that, the film's focus moves below the waterline, where several fish tell the story of ...

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Krasimira Petrova
Ivan Manov
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As the story opens, a busful of tourists are touring Copenhagen. Their guide draws their attention to the beautiful statue at Langelinie. At that, the film's focus moves below the waterline, where several fish tell the story of ...

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An interesting perspective.
6 June 1999 | by (Adromeda Strain) – See all my reviews

When I rented this movie,I thought "oh-no,this better not be a sappy cutesy remake!" But I was astounded.

The Russian tale of "Rusalochka:the Mermaid" is striking similar to Anderson's tale.I do admit,it was hard to follow since the version I saw was in Russian w/o Subtitles,but it did capture my interest.My favorite scenes of the film were the dance and festival sequences.

Sure,this ain't no Disney,but it was better executed and not to mention better acting!


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