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Barbie in the Nutcracker [videorecording] / Mattel Entertainment and Mainframe Entertainment present ; written by Linda Engelsiepen and Hilary Hinkle, Rob Hudnut ; produced by Jesyca C. Durchin and Jennifer Twiner McCarron ; director, Owne Hurley.

Hurley, Owen. (Added Author). Engelsiepen, Linda. (Added Author). Hinkle, Hilary. (Added Author). Hudnut, Rob (Added Author). Martins, Peter, 1946- (Added Author). Roth, Arnie. (Added Author). London Symphony Orchestra (Added Author). Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 Shchelkunchik. Selections (Added Author). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und Mausek├Ânig. English (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Mattel Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Mainframe Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Performed by the London Symphony Orchestra. (Cast).

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures, c2010.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Title from menu screen. Container only lists English language.
Based on the tale by E.T.A. Hoffman.
Based on Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Ballet.
Special features include: Living a ballet dream documentary, Act with Barbie game.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Arnie Roth; choreography by Peter Martins.
Participant or Performer:
Performed by the London Symphony Orchestra.
Summary, etc.:
Barbie magically comes to life in this modern adaptation of the E.T.A. Hoffmann classic. The tale begins when Barbie, playing the role of Clara, receives a beautiful wooden Nutcracker as a gift from her favorite Aunt. That night, while Clara sleeps, the Nutcracker springs to life to ward off the evil Mouse King who has invaded Clara's parlor. She awakes and aids the Nutcracker, but the Mouse King shrinks her by casting an evil spell.
Target Audience:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details:
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
English (5.1, 2.0), French or Spanish (2.0) dialogue; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Barbie (Fictitious character) > Juvenile films.
Nutcrackers (Implements) > Juvenile films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Musical films.
Animated films.
Children's films.

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