Princess Cinderella (1941)

Cenerentola e il signor Bonaventura (original title)


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Credited cast:
Paolo Stoppa Paolo Stoppa ... Il signor Bonaventura [Mr. Goodluck - US]
Silvana Jachino Silvana Jachino ... Cenerentola [Cinderella]
Roberto Villa ... Il principe azzuro [Prince Charming]
Sergio Tofano Sergio Tofano ... Il dottore
Rosetta Tofano Rosetta Tofano ... Pasqualina
Guglielmo Barnabò Guglielmo Barnabò ... Il re [The King]
Mercedes Brignone Mercedes Brignone ... La regina [The Queen]
Mario Pisu Mario Pisu ... Il bellissimo Cecè
Piero Carnabuci Piero Carnabuci ... Barbariccia
Mario Gallina Mario Gallina ... Il ciambellano [The Court Chamberlain]
Camillo Pilotto Camillo Pilotto ... L'Orco
Amelia Chellini ... La strega [The Witch]
Nais Lago Nais Lago ... La buona fatina [The Good Fairy]
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Virgilio Botti Virgilio Botti ... Muso di cane
Cellio Bucchi Cellio Bucchi


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Comedy | Family | Fantasy







Release Date:

1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Princess Cinderella See more »

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Arno Film See more »
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1.37 : 1
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Incredibly Entertaining Comedic Fantasy!
2 February 2018 | by marthahunterSee all my reviews

Although "Princess Cinderealla" has been on my want-to-see list for decades, I had fairly low expectation on its quality. However, my modest expectations were completely blown away by an amazingly entertaining comedic fantasy. There are no cliched plot lines here, and no one will be able to guess what will happen next.

This English language version features witty dialog, well developed charming characters, impressive set designs (e.g. plenty of custom designed props, several impressive expressionist sets (i.e. the Ogre's abode), imaginative and highly amusing action, and with a delightful deft touch to the direction.

One of the clever devices in this film is a witch's broom that powers a cart that efficiently transports both a witch and her ogre cohort! The ogre is often seen as big dumb oaf that has plenty of funny scenes, but there are some surprising moments when this same brute turns quite deadly.

Another big break with traditional fairy tales is that Prince Charming is largely side lined. In fact, the most actively heroic characters are Count No Count (fortified with his "atomic strength pill"), who is brave, handsome, and altruistic, and his side kick, the affable Mr. Goodluck.

Princess Cinderella is woefully obscure fantasy film and wonderful fun for whole family. Highly recommended!

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