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Die Prinzessin auf der Erbse (2010)

A retelling of The Princess and The Pea. The princess runs away and finds work at an orphanage to avoid marrying a prince she has never met. She unknowingly meets him while they are both ... See full summary »

Director:

Bodo Fürneisen

Writers:

Hans Christian Andersen (fairy tale), Olaf Winkler (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rike Kloster Rike Kloster ... Prinzessin
Robert Gwisdek Robert Gwisdek ... Prinz
Iris Berben ... Schwester des Königs
Michael Gwisdek ... König
David Bunners ... Hofjunker (as David C. Bunners)
Renate Richter Renate Richter ... Barmherzige Schwester
Ulrich Wiggers Ulrich Wiggers ... Hofhauptmann
Thomas Arnold Thomas Arnold ... Kutscher
Peter Zimmermann Peter Zimmermann ... Tischler
Alfons Esche Alfons Esche
Amelie Ponick Amelie Ponick ... Waisenmädchen
Emma-Anke Werner Emma-Anke Werner
Eva Zeinert Eva Zeinert
Lena Köhler Lena Köhler
Lili Buhren Lili Buhren
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A retelling of The Princess and The Pea. The princess runs away and finds work at an orphanage to avoid marrying a prince she has never met. She unknowingly meets him while they are both pretending to be commoners which leaves him to decide whether he should follow his heart or marry for the good of the kingdom. Little does he know that he can do both.

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Family | Fantasy

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

25 December 2010 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

De prinses op de erwt See more »

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