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Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001)

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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Barbie / Clara (voice)
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Mouse King (voice)
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Pimm (voice)
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Major Mint (voice)
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Captain Candy (voice)
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Kathleen Barr ...
Aunt Drosselmayer / Owl (voice)
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Maid (voice)
Alex Doduk ...
Tommy (voice)
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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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Barbie starring in her first movie


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Barbi dhe Arrëthyesi  »

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Trivia

Kelly Sheridan (Barbie) and Kirby Morrow (Nutcracker) also play characters that share a romantic relationship in the anime series Inuyasha. See more »

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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Connections

Followed by Barbie as the Island Princess (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

The Nutcracker
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Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Played by London Symphony Orchestra
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Fun for preschoolers
27 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

I was amazed to see the low rating this movie was given! My daughter absolutely loves it. The movie highlights real ballet steps and the original Tchaikovsky score, performed by th London Symphony. The plot is sweet, Barbie is a good role model, and there's a wonderful message. It also almost completely non-violent. The evil rat is wonderfully voiced by Tim Curry. I thought this Barbie movie was much better than Rapunzel but it's certainly rated lower. I have to echo some other comments by saying I've seen it around 100 times with my 2 year old and it's still not completely boring!


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