History Film / TheSlipperAndTheRose

30th Jul '17 8:55:17 AM GothicProphet
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* ShoutOut: The Fairy Godmother has helped Snow White and the Little Mermaid, and Robin Hood and Maid Marian are mentioned, as are William Tell and the Ugly Duckling.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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The Fairy Godmother has helped Snow White and the Little Mermaid, and Robin Hood and Maid Marian are mentioned, as are William Tell and the Ugly Duckling.Duckling.
** During "I Can't Forget the Melody", Cinderella's costume and hat (and the fact she's on a swing) are a shout-out to Fragonard's "The Swing" painting.
* SwingLowSweetHarriet: Cinderella sings "I Can't Forget the Melody" while on a swing.
25th Jun '17 3:26:26 AM jormis29
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* AwfulWeddedLife: The King and Queen don't seem to like each other very much (justified, since they had a BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage). Some lines imply the King is a HenpeckedHusband.

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* ArrangedMarriage: Between the King and Queen. They want the same for their son.
* AwfulWeddedLife: The King and Queen don't seem to like each other very much (justified, since they had a BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage).an ArrangedMarriage). Some lines imply the King is a HenpeckedHusband.



* BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage: Between the King and Queen. They want the same for their son.



* MyCountryRightOrWrong: One minister's justification for convincing Cinderella to leave the kingdom rather than marry Prince Edward, as their marriage might interfere with a planned BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage that would bring an alliance with a neighboring kingdom.

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* MyCountryRightOrWrong: One minister's justification for convincing Cinderella to leave the kingdom rather than marry Prince Edward, as their marriage might interfere with a planned BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage ArrangedMarriage that would bring an alliance with a neighboring kingdom.
24th Jun '17 7:47:03 AM GothicProphet
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--> '''The King:''' How quickly the armies of Neuberg/Would deploy to destroy us -- again!

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--> '''The King:''' How ''How quickly the armies of Neuberg/Would Neuberg / Would deploy to destroy us -- again!again!''
24th Jun '17 7:46:24 AM GothicProphet
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--> '''Palatine:''' (''staring dreamily'') I wonder what The Prince is doing today?

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--> '''Palatine:''' (''staring dreamily'') I wonder what The the Prince is doing today?



--> '''Edward:''' ''I’LL'' tell you what The Prince is going to do today…!

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--> '''Edward:''' ''I’LL'' ''I'll'' tell you what The the Prince is going to do today…!


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* NoodleIncident: "Protocoligorically Correct" gives us this line.
--> '''The King:''' How quickly the armies of Neuberg/Would deploy to destroy us -- again!
24th May '17 5:48:32 PM coffeeflvrdkiss
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* IronicEchoCut:
--> '''Palatine:''' (''staring dreamily'') I wonder what The Prince is doing today?
--> (''Cut to an angry Prince Edward'')
--> '''Edward:''' ''I’LL'' tell you what The Prince is going to do today…!
6th Feb '17 5:39:22 PM Gosicrystal
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* DistinctionWithoutADifference: "Kings never cheat, they adapt to circumstance."



* NamedByTheAdaptation: The prince.
* NoExceptYes: "Kings never cheat, they adapt to circumstance."

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* %%* NamedByTheAdaptation: The prince.
* NoExceptYes: "Kings never cheat, they adapt to circumstance."
prince.
23rd Nov '16 11:41:32 AM GothicProphet
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* AscendedExtra: The fairy godmother has a lot more screen time than in most versions. So does the prince and his parents.

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* AscendedExtra: The fairy godmother has a lot more screen time than in most versions. So does the prince and (and his parents.parents).



* BreakTheHaughty / DontYouDarePityMe: After being found by Prince Edward, Cinderella visits her WickedStepmother one last time, forgiving her for her cruelties. After she leaves, the Stepmother barks out, "How dare she forgive me?"

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* BreakTheHaughty / DontYouDarePityMe: After being found by Prince Edward, Cinderella visits her WickedStepmother one last time, forgiving her for her cruelties. After she leaves, the Stepmother barks out, "How dare leaves:
--> '''Wicked Stepmother:''' How ''dare''
she forgive me?"me?



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23rd Feb '16 3:15:18 PM GothicProphet
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* AndThereWasMuchRejoicing: Some of Edward's ancestors in "What a Comforting Thing to Know" qualified for this when they died.

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* AndThereWasMuchRejoicing: Some of Edward's ancestors in "What a Comforting Thing to Know" qualified for this when they died.died. They deserved it, as the song's preceding lines described.
23rd Feb '16 3:14:32 PM GothicProphet
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* AscendedExtra: The fairy godmother has a lot more screen time than in most versions. So does the prince and his parents.



--> '''The King:''' ''What has love got to do with being married?'' [looks over at his wife] [=/=] ''Being married is a problem all its own...''
* BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage: Between the King and Queen. They want the same for their son.

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--> '''The King:''' ''What has love got to do with being married?'' [looks over at his wife] [=/=] ''Being married is a problem all its own...''
'' [looks over at his wife]
* BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage: Between the King BetaCouple: John and Queen. They want the same for their son.Lady Caroline.



* BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage: Between the King and Queen. They want the same for their son.



* NamedByTheAdaptation: The prince.



* NotHisSled: Cinderella and the Prince initially being unable to marry. The frustrated Fairy Godmother is forced to fix this, by bringing Cinderella to the Prince's arranged wedding and finding a way to both reunite them ''and'' ensure that the alliance between kingdoms goes on as planned.

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* NotHisSled: Cinderella and the Prince initially being unable aren't able to marry.marry at first. The frustrated Fairy Godmother is forced to fix this, by bringing Cinderella to the Prince's arranged wedding and finding a way to both reunite them ''and'' ensure that the alliance between kingdoms goes on as planned.


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* UptownGirl: This is why John can't marry Lady Caroline. Edward finds a way around it by [[spoiler: knighting John]].
23rd Feb '16 3:10:31 PM GothicProphet
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* AwfulWeddedLife: The King and Queen don't seem to like each other very much (justified, since they had a BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage). Some lines imply the King is a HenpeckedHusband.
--> '''The King:''' ''What has love got to do with being married?'' [looks over at his wife] [=/=] ''Being married is a problem all its own...''
* BureaucraticallyArrangedMarriage: Between the King and Queen. They want the same for their son.



--> ''He lies in state, serene and great [=/=] Still getting nothing done.''

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--> ''He lies in state, serene and great [=/=] [[TakeThat Still getting nothing done.done]].''



* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story, though she's snarkier and more world-weary than most. Dialogue reveals she also had to fix things for Literature/SnowWhite.

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* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story, though she's snarkier and more world-weary than most. Dialogue reveals she She also had to fix things for Literature/SnowWhite.Literature/SnowWhite, is planning to do so for the Little Mermaid and the Ugly Duckling, and it's implied she also helped William Tell and Robin Hood and Maid Marian.
* FreezeFrameBonus: In the scene in the fairy godmother's home, you can see gifts from William Tell, Robin Hood and Maid Marian, and a number of other fairy-tale or legendary characters.


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* LieBackAndThinkOfEngland: A rare male version; the King mentions that when he married the Queen, he closed his eyes and thought of Euphrania.
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