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Arabela 

Princess Arabela, the daughter of the King of the fairy tale world escapes before the revenge of a cunning and deceitful magician Rumburak and leaves the world of fairy tales. She meets ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Vladimír Mensík ...  Karel Majer 13 episodes, 1979
Stella Zázvorková ...  Mrs. Majerová / ... 13 episodes, 1979
Jirí Lábus ...  Rumburak 13 episodes, 1979
Alena Karesová Alena Karesová ...  Narrator 13 episodes, 1979
Jana Nagyová ...  Princess Arabela 13 episodes, 1979
Veronika Tyblová Veronika Tyblová ...  Margret Hermannová / ... 13 episodes, 1979
Vladimír Dlouhý ...  Petr Majer 12 episodes, 1979
Jana Brejchová ...  Fairy Queen 12 episodes, 1979
Vlastimil Brodský ...  Fairy King 12 episodes, 1979
Ondrej Kepka ...  Honzík Majer 12 episodes, 1979
Jirí Sovák ...  Wizard Vigo / ... 12 episodes, 1979
Dagmar Patrasová ...  Princess Xenie 10 episodes, 1979
Frantisek Filipovský ...  Stunk 8 episodes, 1979
Jirí Hrzán ...  TV assistant Gros 8 episodes, 1979
Petr Svojtka ...  Petr's Alienist 8 episodes, 1979
Jirí Kodet ...  Director Novak 7 episodes, 1979
Oldrich Vízner ...  Prince Willibald 7 episodes, 1979
Jana Andresíková ...  Witch 6 episodes, 1979
Jana Dítetová ...  Witch 6 episodes, 1979
Iva Janzurová ...  Miss Müllerová 6 episodes, 1979
Josef Vetrovec ...  Head Physician 6 episodes, 1979
Ladislav Zupanic ...  Majer's neighbour 6 episodes, 1979
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Princess Arabela, the daughter of the King of the fairy tale world escapes before the revenge of a cunning and deceitful magician Rumburak and leaves the world of fairy tales. She meets Petr Majer in the human world and falls in love with him. Spells, a magic ring, the crystal ball, a flying suitcase and magic things play a very important role in the series. Written by Jiri Kacetl

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According to director Václav Vorlícek, his first choice for the role of princess Arabela was Libuse Safránková, the star of his earlier feature films. Unfortunatelly, the actress was ill at the time of shooting, so Vorlícek cast young actress Jana Nagyová instead. However, because of her strong Slovak accent was Nagyová over-dubbed in post production by Libuse Safránková. See more »

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Wonderful series, great director, fantastic actors!
14 April 2007 | by c_tudoranSee all my reviews

I think it is a must for any child! I remember it very well, as I was a young man at the time it aired in my country, Romania (I was in my twenties then). Therefore, I was truly able to appreciate the actors' play, the great director, the witty and imaginative writer and the incredibly astute special effects it displayed. I would be extremely happy to have my grandchildren see it on DVD! Am STILL waiting for it! As in Romania foreign films have always aired and were always showed in theaters or TV with subtitles (never dubbed!), I was also able to learn some Czech words watching it! Great movie, great actors! A special mention for the late Mr. Vladimir Mensik, whom I also remember from numerous other Czech children and mainstream movies.


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Country:

Czechoslovakia

Language:

Czech

Release Date:

1979 (Czechoslovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

Арабела See more »

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Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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