- Number of Discs: 7
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 22 hours, 6 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: September 2, 2008
- Originally Released: 1982
- Label: Koch Vision
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital Surround 2.0 - English
- Dolby Digital Surround 5.1 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Bonus Shorts - Lost Episode: "Faerie Tale Theatre's Greatest Moments" ("Grimm Party")
- Trailers: B-Roll Promo Footage
- Vintage Faerie Tale Theatre Presentation Reel (Hosted by Shelley Duvall)
- Collectible Book - 112-page Storybook with an Introduction by Producer Bridget Terry
- Limited Edition - "3-In-1" Faerie Tale Theatre Game (Custom Playing Cards, Memory Match, and Trivia)
- "Alladin and His Wonderful Lamp"
- " Beauty and the Beast"
- " The Boy Who Left Home to Find Out About the Shivers"
- "The Dancing Princesses"
- "The Emperor's New Clothes"
- "Goldilocks and the Three Bears"
- "Hansel and Gretel"
- "Jack and the Beanstalk"
- "The Little Mermaid"
- "Little Red Riding Hood"
- "The Nightingale"
- "The Pied Piper of Hamelin"
- "The Princess and the Pea'
- "The Princess Who Had Never Laughed"
- "Puss in Boots"
- "Rip Van Winkle"
- "Sleeping Beauty"
- "The Snow Queen"
- "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"
- "The Tale of the Frog Prince"
- "The Three Little Pigs"
Performers, Cast and Crew:
James Earl Jones,
Robin Williams &
Jeff Bridges &
Francis Ford Coppola &
Every episode of FAERIE TALE THEATRE, a children's TV program created by Shelley Duvall, is included in this collector's set, featuring lush, live-action adaptations of classic fairy tales. A Showtime staple from 1982 to 1987, the series consistently drew a vast array of prestigious collaborators, including directors Tim Burton and Francis Ford Coppola, award-winning actors Robin Williams, James Earl Jones, and Susan Sarandon, and even musicians such as Mick Jagger and Frank Zappa. This remarkable collection includes imaginative re-tellings of "Beauty and the Beast," "Hansel and Gretel," "Pinocchio," and over 20 others.
Description by Koch Entertainment Distribution:
Originally broadcast on Showtime, Faerie Tale Theatre, the award-winning series produced by Shelley Duvall, brings to life twenty-six of the most magical, classic fairy tales. This star-powered, critically acclaimed collection is an unparalleled treasury of every child's best-loved tales of enchantment, adventure and wonder. Includes the fairy tales: Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, Boy Who Left Home to Find Out About the Shivers, Cinderella, Dancing Princesses, Emperor's New Clothes, Goldilocks, Hansel and Gretel, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Mermaid, Little Red Riding Hood, Nightingale, Pied Piper of Hamlin, Pinocchio, Princess and the Pea, Princess Who Had Never Laughed, Puss in Boots, Rapunzel, Rip Van Winkle, Rumpelstiltskin, Sleeping Beauty, Snow Queen, Snow White, Tale of the Frog Prince, Three Little Pigs, Thumbelina
Fairy Tale |
Family (General) |
Fantasy Worlds |
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- Sales Rank: 36,746
- UPC: 741952654490
- Shipping Weight: 1.56/lbs (approx)
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