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Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001)

Video  |   |  Animation, Family, Musical  |  2 October 2001 (USA)
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Barbie shows that if you are kind, clever and brave, anything is possible in this tale of Clara and her amazing Nutcracker, who set off on an adventure to find the Sugarplum Princess.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kelly Sheridan ...
Barbie / Clara (voice)
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Mouse King (voice)
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Pimm (voice)
Christopher Gaze ...
Major Mint (voice)
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Captain Candy (voice)
French Tickner ...
Kathleen Barr ...
Aunt Drosselmayer / Owl (voice)
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Maid (voice)
Alex Doduk ...
Tommy (voice)
Chantal Strand ...
Kelly (voice)
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Peppermint Girl (voice) (as Britt Mckillip)
Danny McKinnon ...
Gingerbread Boy (voice) (as Danny Mckinnon)
Shona Galbraith ...
Voice of Faeries (voice)
Charles Askegard ...
New York City Ballet Dancer
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Barbie shows that if you are kind, clever and brave, anything is possible in this tale of Clara and her amazing Nutcracker, who set off on an adventure to find the Sugarplum Princess.

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Goofs

Barbie kicks her shoe at the Mouse King's head, then as she gets down from the mantelpiece, it is back on her foot with no sign of her having retrieved it. See more »

Quotes

Mouse King: [after creating a Stone Monster] Pimm, look after him. He's a little rough around the edges.
Pimm: You want me to babysit a rock?
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The Nutcracker
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Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Played by London Symphony Orchestra
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Not as insipid as you might think
27 September 2002 | by (California) – See all my reviews

I have seen or heard this movie at least 50X. Why? I have 2 year old twins (boy/girl)...say no more. Nonetheless, this is a pretty good movie. both my daughter and my son enjoy this movie (she likes barbie, he likes the mouse king, a.k.a. Christmas Rat). I strongly suggest this flick. Not cloying like say, Dragontales, not annoying like Barney. Tim Curry must have had a ball making this movie. And even though is does play fast and loose with the traditional Nutcracker, it still has great music and wonderful, albeit animated, ballet dancing.


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