The 10th Kingdom (2000)

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A father and daughter are caught in a parallel universe where the great queens Snow White, Cinderella, and Little Red Riding Hood have had their kingdoms fragmented by warring trolls, giants and goblins.

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Series cast summary:
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 Virginia Lewis (9 episodes, 2000)
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 Wolf (9 episodes, 2000)
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 Tony Lewis (9 episodes, 2000)
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 Evil Queen (9 episodes, 2000)
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 Prince Wendell (9 episodes, 2000)
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 Relish the Troll King (8 episodes, 2000)
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 Cinderella (7 episodes, 2000)
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 Huntsman (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Blabberwort the Troll (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Burly the Troll (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Blue Bell the Troll (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Chancellor Griswold (6 episodes, 2000)
William Osborne ...
 Lord Rupert (6 episodes, 2000)
Edward Jewesbury ...
 Old Retainer (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Acorn (4 episodes, 2000)
Cliff Barry ...
 Prison Warder (3 episodes, 2000)
John Hallam ...
 Queen's Talking Mirror (3 episodes, 2000)
Edward Highmore ...
 Queen's Servant (3 episodes, 2000)
Calum MacPherson ...
 The Village Idiot (3 episodes, 2000)
Frank Middlemass ...
 Judge (3 episodes, 2000)
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 Wilfred Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
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 Sally Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
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 Barbara Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
Natasha Collins ...
 Betty Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
Craig Purnell ...
 Filbert Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
Edward Woodall ...
 Fairfax Peep (3 episodes, 2000)
Jacqueline Tong ...
 Farmer's Wife (3 episodes, 2000)
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 Shepherdess (3 episodes, 2000)
Helen Latham ...
 Shepherdess (3 episodes, 2000)
Jessica James ...
 Evil Stepmother (3 episodes, 2000)
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 Snow White (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Governor of Prison (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Clayface the Goblin (2 episodes, 2000)
Aden Gillett ...
 Viscount Lansky (2 episodes, 2000)
James Carroll Jordan ...
 Mr. Murray (2 episodes, 2000)
Dylan Bell ...
 Murray Jnr. (2 episodes, 2000)
Gudrun Ure ...
 Mrs. Murray Snr. (2 episodes, 2000)
Arthur Cox ...
 Mayor of Beantown (2 episodes, 2000)
Paul McNeilly ...
 Prison Warder (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Bald Convict (2 episodes, 2000)
Peter Mandell ...
 Dwarf (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Queen's Servant (2 episodes, 2000)
Michael Elliot ...
 Farmer Morris (2 episodes, 2000)
Amelda Brown ...
 Mrs. Morris (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Mary Ramley (2 episodes, 2000)
Adam Christopher ...
 Armed Troll (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Elderly Elf (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Auctioneer (2 episodes, 2000)
Kate Robbins ...
 Singing Ring (2 episodes, 2000)
Ailsa Berk ...
 Evil Stepmother's Skeleton (2 episodes, 2000)
Gemma Boyle ...
 Little Virginia (2 episodes, 2000)
Jeremy Peters ...
 Evil Coachman (2 episodes, 2000)
Hilary Tones ...
 Young Christine (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Snow White (2 episodes, 2000)
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Storyline

Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself from prison, and turns the prince into a golden retriever. Wendel, by means of a magic mirror, escapes into a hitherto-unknown Tenth Kingdom (modern day New York City) and meets Virginia and her father Tony. Pursued by trolls, cops, and a wolf in man's form, the three blunder back into the Nine Kingdoms and begin their adventures to restore Wendel to his human form and throne, and find the magic mirror that will take Tony and Virginia back home, all the while unknowing that Virginia already has a connection to the Nine Kingdoms that may prove deadly before we reach Happily Ever After. Written by Kathy Li

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27 February 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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$44,000,000 (estimated)
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Although the series was filmed and set before the events of 9/11, the promotional artwork for the film used on Netflix was altered to edit out the Twin Towers from the original artwork. See more »

Goofs

In the scene with the gypsies the Huntsman shoots a tree with his crossbow, to send a note that all poachers will be killed. Later, when Virginia is in the tree, the Huntsman tells her that the arrow from his crossbow will not stop until it hits the heart of a living being. However, the arrow would be able to pierce the tree to its core, also called its "heartwood", when delivering the note. See more »

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[first lines]
Virginia: [voice over] My name is Virginia... And I live on the edge of the forest.
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Wishing on a Star
Performed by Miriam Stockley
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User Reviews

 
Fun for kids of all ages.
27 February 2001 | by (Anaheim, California, USA) – See all my reviews

I was pleasantly surprised by this mini-series. It's rare to find something that both adults and children can enjoy together. I watched this with my five year old nephew and he loved it, as did I.

This story combines all classic fairy tales with a modern twist. The scenery and costumes were great. Although the running time is long, the story moves keeps your attention and isn't slow paced. The actors did an excellent job. I found myself laughing out loud at the antics of some of the characters, like trolls singing along to Saturday Night Fever. In my opinion Scott Cohen made the series thanks to his portrayal of the wolf. He has gained a new fan in me.

I recommend this mini-series to all, whether young or young at heart.


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