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Barbie as Rapunzel (2002)

Unrated | | Animation, Family | Video 1 October 2002
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Barbie is an artist who paints her way out of a castle to save her prince.

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Owen Hurley
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Cast

Cast overview:
Kelly Sheridan ... Barbie / Rapunzel (voice)
Anjelica Huston ... Gothel (voice)
Cree Summer ... Penelope (voice)
Ian James Corlett ... Hobie / Palace Guard (voice)
Mark Hildreth ... Stefan (voice)
David Kaye ... Hugo / General (voice)
Peter Kelamis ... Otto / Skinny Swordsman (voice)
Russell Roberts ... King Frederick (voice)
Christopher Gaze Christopher Gaze ... King Wilhelm (voice)
Terry Klassen ... Fat Swordsman / Baker (voice)
Chantal Strand ... Kelly / Katrina (voice)
Danny McKinnon Danny McKinnon ... Tommy (voice)
Britt McKillip ... Melody (voice)
Jocelyne Loewen ... Lorena (voice) (as Jocelyn Loewen)
Dale Wilson ... Silversmith (voice)
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Storyline

Barbie is Rapunzel in this beloved story. Kidnapped by an evil witch, Rapunzel is locked in a tower and hidden from the outside world. Rapunzel goes on a journey and with the help of her friends Penelope and Hobie, she manages to get the life she deserves and live happily ever after. Written by Ben Strang

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Go back in time to a place of magic and dragons, where Barbie stars as Rapunzel! See more »

Genres:

Animation | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Barbie as Rapunzel See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The first movie where Barbie plays Rapunzel. See more »

Goofs

Just before Gothel cuts Rapunzel's hair, Rapunzel is turning to face her, but when Gothel cuts it in the next shot, Rapunzel has her back to Gothel See more »

Quotes

Gothel: Rapunzel, you and your friends won't live to see the next sunrise!
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Crazy Credits

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Wish Upon A Star
Written by Nicals Molinder and Joacim Persson
Performed by Samantha Mumba
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Not as good as Nutcracker but better than expected
23 March 2009 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

The best Barbie movie, and most underrated, is Barbie in the Nutcracker. I loved the music, the story, the animation, the dialogue and the voice-talents. Barbie as Rapunzel is actually not bad at all, but I much prefer Nutcracker. The animation is very good, and the music by Dvorak (New world symphony) was lovely, but I didn't like the added music as much. The opening credits and the making of the dress were wonderful. The voice talents were excellent, especially from the immensely Angelica Huston as Gothel. Kelly Sheridan is lovely too, but Cree Summer brilliantly voices Penelope, the best character, who is misjudged by her father, who doesn't share her love. I also loved Otto and Hobie. The story was very good too(i loved the painting idea), however I didn't think the Prince was sincere enough, unlike Prince Eric in Nutcracker. In conclusion, a nice movie, but not the best. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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