History Film / TheSlipperAndTheRose

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.
31st Mar '15 6:13:14 AM GothicProphet
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* NoSellBuff: The Fairy Godmother can't use her magic to do things for herself.

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* NoSellBuff: NoSelfBuffs: The Fairy Godmother can't use her magic to do things for herself.
31st Mar '15 6:12:26 AM GothicProphet
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* NoSellBuff: The Fairy Godmother can't use her magic to do things for herself.
--> '''Fairy Godmother:''' ''[To the dog]'' You'd like a bone; there you are. ''[Conjures a bone]'' Now, what about me? Would I like a nice cup of tea? Yes, I would, thank you very much. Now watch this closely; kettle, boil. ''[Kettle falls into the fire]'' You see? Disaster.
8th Sep '14 6:22:32 PM pi4t
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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 is William Tell.

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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 is are William Tell.Tell and the Ugly Duckling.
15th Aug '14 5:18:34 AM GothicProphet
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* PairTheSpares: Edward's cousin and the other bride.
15th Aug '14 5:17:57 AM GothicProphet
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* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story, though she's snarkier and world-wearier than most. Dialogue in the late going reveals she also had to fix things for [[Literature/SnowWhite Snow White]]...
* HugeGuyTinyGirl: Somewhat justified -- it would make more sense for Cinderella to have very small feet if she was also very short!

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* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story, though she's snarkier and world-wearier more world-weary than most. Dialogue in the late going reveals she also had to fix things for [[Literature/SnowWhite Snow White]]...
Literature/SnowWhite.
* HugeGuyTinyGirl: Somewhat justified -- it would make more sense for Cinderella to have very small feet if she was also very short!short.



* ShoutOut: The Fairy Godmother has helped Snow White, the Little Mermaid

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* ShoutOut: The Fairy Godmother has helped Snow White, White and the Little Mermaid Mermaid, and Robin Hood and Maid Marian are mentioned, as is William Tell.
15th Aug '14 5:16:18 AM GothicProphet
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* ShoutOut: The Fairy Godmother has helped Snow White, the Little Mermaid
22nd Jul '14 7:22:39 AM Sapphirea2
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* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story. Dialogue in the late going reveals she also had to fix things for [[Literature/SnowWhite Snow White]]...

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* FairyGodmother: Standard issue for a Cinderella story.story, though she's snarkier and world-wearier than most. Dialogue in the late going reveals she also had to fix things for [[Literature/SnowWhite Snow White]]...



* MarryForLove: Prince Edward wants to do this.

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* MarryForLove: Prince Edward wants ''wants'' to do this.



* NotHisSled: Cinderella and the Prince initially being unable to marry. The Fairy Godmother is forced to fix this.

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* NotHisSled: Cinderella and the Prince initially being unable to marry. The frustrated Fairy Godmother is forced to fix this.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.



* The real climax in this version has the Fairy Godmother bringing Cinderella and Prince Edward back together -- at his arranged wedding.
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