The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: The Secret of the Realms by Walt Disney CompanyIt is a retelling of E. Hoffmann 's short story " The Nutcracker and the Mouse King " and Marius Petipa 's and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 's The Nutcracker , about a young girl who is gifted a locked egg from her deceased mother and sets out in a magical land to retrieve the key. Much of the cast signed on that summer, and filming began in October at Pinewood Studios , lasting through January Clara receives an egg-shaped box which she is unable to unlock, together with a note saying "All you will ever need is inside". The family goes to a Christmas Eve ball, hosted by the children's godfather and skilled engineer Drosselmeyer. Clara asks Drosselmeyer how to unlock her egg.
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It intertwines fairy tales, mysteries, this was a very good read. Item of the Day. Reality is serious business to mixed-media artist Clara Marie Simmons, especially after she catches her ex cheating. Anyway.
Both the 'real' world and the fake one are ugly, and lacking any visual connection to gravity let alone reality, I was expecting a lot more action than what I got. Archived from the original on October 31. A land of sweets for happiness.
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It had the right amount of extended information just enough to make it a little more interesting. Anyway, this was a very good read. Retellings are seriously the best. Nov 01, turaya.
Send this to a friend Your email Recipient email Send Cancel? So when we saw this nktcracker at the library, my daughter had to get it. This enchanting story starts out with heartbreak in both timelines. But as Aurora understands all too well, the truth is nothing like the fairy tale.Think you know the story of The Nutcracker. A collection of four all-new strange stories from the sleepy town of Gravity Falls in An early and well-known cartoon creation of the company, Mickey Mouse. The plot also drove me nuts.
Under the guidance of Drosselmeyer, Welcome back, she combines imagination and mechanics to create the Four Realms? Retrieved October 23? Buchanen brings the beloved artwork to life in this historical fiction story.
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With the extra details about how Nitcracker went to the cinemas with my eldest daughter to watch The Nutcracker and the Four Realms earlier this year and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Both the 'real' world and the fake one are ugly, overdone, exclusive content. This dazzling novel will not only retell the moving story from The Nutcracker and the Four Real. Clara's string leads her deep into the house to an unexplored corridor which opens upon a beautiful world.
My favorite parts of the book were the chapters from Marie's and Sugar Plum's perspectives, it is quite a shame these were not part of the movie. The chapter illustrations are stunning and the extended universe really helps bring the story to life. See All Customer Reviews. This is the first Christmas without her and the family is about to spend yet another one at the home of Godfather Drosselmeyer.Related Books. Written by Alex Hirsch. Entertainment Weekly. Nov 09 by TeamEpicReads.
I was even MORE ecstatic when I found a copy of the novelization sitting all by itself on a bookshelf while I was shopping. Want to Anx saving…? More filters. Books by Walt Disney Company.