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Barbie Mariposa and the Fairy Princess (2013)

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Join Mariposa & her new friend, Princess Catania, in this magical adventure to save the fairy land of Shimmervale. Together, the girls learn that with great friends, the sky is the limit!


William Lau


Elise Allen





Cast overview:
Kelly Sheridan ... Mariposa (voice)
Maryke Hendrikse ... Princess Catania (voice)
Tabitha St. Germain ... Willa / Zee (voice)
Kathleen Barr Kathleen Barr ... Gwyllion / Anu (voice)
Mariee Devereux Mariee Devereux ... Talayla (voice)
Alessandro Juliani ... Prince Carlos (voice) (as Allessandro Juliani)
Jane Barr Jane Barr ... Queen Marabella (voice)
Alistair Abell ... Lord Gastrous (voice)
Russell Roberts ... King Regellius (voice)
Sam Vincent ... Boris (voice)


As the royal Ambassador of Flutterfield, the butterfly-fairy, Mariposa, along with her purple puffball-pet, Zee, travels to the magical fairy-kingdom of Shimmervale to make peace with the Crystal Fairies. Almost instantly, Mariposa becomes friends with King Regellius' timid daughter, Princess Catania, unbeknownst to them that the spiteful fairy, Gwyllion, and her pet-bat, Boris, are bent on destroying Shimmervale by turning the land's precious crystals into rocks. However, with the power of friendship, anything is possible. Will Mariposa and Catania save the beautiful realm before it's too late? Written by Nick Riganas

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With great friends, the sky is the limit!


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28 August 2013 | by ninjathesecondSee all my reviews

What a breath of fresh air from the last few terrible Barbie movies.

For some reason 2 years ago Mattel changed and created a modernised Barbie, and it all became about laptops, the internet, web blogs etc It seemed as though they had surfed the internet, found everything that is popular and then used the slightest excuse to shove that into their movies.

The last movie, Pink Shoes, mixed the original and modernised Barbie but did not work and was unsuccessful.

Now the latest movie is back to original Barbie again YaaY! But unfortunately is so boring, my kids walked away. Nothing happens, characters meet, then talk, then meet up again and talk some more. There is virtually zero action, zero suspense, and moves at the pace of an anorexic turtle.

Overall i welcome the return of the old school Barbie, but this movie just plods along, a pale comparison to Diamond Castle, Rapunzel, Swan Lake etc.

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