The Secret of the Nutcracker

The Secret of the Nutcracker

DVD - 2009
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Follows 12-year old Clara's mystical journey on Christmas Eve to find her father. He is a captive in a World War II prisoner of war camp. Worried and longing to see her father, she receives unexpected help for the mysterious Drosselmeyer. He befriends Clara and brings her the gift of magic and hope when Clara needs it most.

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Jazzzz
Dec 04, 2017

What a lovely movie. Nothing like the traditional nutcracker, but the storyline was wonderful about a family whose husband/father is a POW in WWII, and how his abscence affects the family, especially during Christmas. it was really nicely done. I highly recommend it for ages 10 to adult.

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ms_mustard
Dec 24, 2015

my 11 and 13 year old granddaughters gave this a thumbs down - it wasn't like the ballet they were expecting - but their mother and I enjoyed it very much. I'll keep this in my Christmas movie rotation. I love the Drosselmeyer character.

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pushpc
Jan 05, 2013

I like the storyline. The viewer is led by a little girl who missed her father so much to experience a miracle at Christmas Eve. It features the soaring music of Tchaikovsky and exquisite dance to create Clara's wondrous dream world. A quite different version of Nutcracker. I recommend it!!!

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