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The Nutcracker (2004)


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Published: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur Video, [2004]
Series: Baryshnikov collection
Description:  1 videodisc (ca. 79 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0769729258,
Language:  English

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Originally released as a motion picture in 1977

Based on the story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" by E.T.A. Hoffmann

Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gelsey Kirkland, Alexander Minz, David Brachtenbach, George De La Pena, Norman Rose, Rebecca Wright

From an imperial-era Russian Christmas party, a young girl named Clara is whisked in her dreams to an imaginary world populated by the animated creations of the wizard toy maker Drosselmeier. Clara innocently develops a crush on the imaginary Nutcracker prince. Upon her arrival in the Land of the Sweets, she dances a yearning pas de deux with the Nutcracker Prince. It makes the ballet far more interesting. The frequent involvement of Drosselmeyer throughout the ballet reinforces a magical effect

MPAA rating: Not rated

DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital

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Nutcrackers (Implements) -- Drama
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Additional Credits:
Charmoli, Tony
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-
Kirkland, Gelsey
Minz, Alexander
Brachtenbach, David
De la Pena, George
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893
Hoffmann, E. T. A. 1776-1822. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus),
Kultur Video

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