History WesternAnimation / TheNutcrackerPrince

6th Jan '17 4:25:00 PM creader
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* [[spoiler: DisneyDeath: When everyone turns to dolls after Clara refuses to stay, the Nutcracker can only watch helplessly as the Mouse King chases after Clara before he reverts back to a toy; he and all the other dolls eventually disappear.]]
* [[spoiler: DisneyVillainDeath: The Mouse King. His death scene involves him plunging off the gingerbread balcony into the waters below, after making a final attempt to murder Clara.]]

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* [[spoiler: DisneyDeath: When [[spoiler:When everyone turns to dolls after Clara refuses to stay, the Nutcracker can only watch helplessly as the Mouse King chases after Clara before he reverts back to a toy; he and all the other dolls eventually disappear.]]
* [[spoiler: DisneyVillainDeath: The [[spoiler:The Mouse King. His death scene involves him plunging off the gingerbread balcony into the waters below, after making a final attempt to murder Clara.]]



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* [[PajamaCladHero Pajama-Clad Heroine]]: Clara for much of the movie, as a number of scenes takes place in the middle of the night.

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* [[PajamaCladHero Pajama-Clad Heroine]]: PajamaCladHero: Clara for much of the movie, as a number of scenes takes place in the middle of the night.
7th Nov '16 4:20:22 PM dlchen145
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* {{Badass}}: The Mouse King.



* DoesNotLikeMagic: The Mouse Queen's son sneers at his mother's spells, going instead for more hardcore {{Badass}}ery

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* DoesNotLikeMagic: The Mouse Queen's son sneers at his mother's spells, going instead for more hardcore {{Badass}}erybadassery
28th Sep '16 10:14:57 AM Mdumas43073
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''The Nutcracker Prince'' is a 1990 AnimatedMusical made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.

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''The Nutcracker Prince'' is a 1990 AnimatedMusical made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in Creator/KieferSutherland (in the title role, Peter O'Toole role), Creator/PeterOToole, and Phyllis Diller.
28th Sep '16 10:13:30 AM Mdumas43073
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'''''The Nutcracker Prince''''' is a 1990 AnimatedMusical made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.

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'''''The ''The Nutcracker Prince''''' Prince'' is a 1990 AnimatedMusical made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.
6th Mar '16 9:48:39 AM Addicted94
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* DarkerAndEdgier: While the movie is light-hearted and family-friendly, there are some really terrifying scenes. When the Nutcracker stabs the Mouse King, we see blood on his chest. Also, the Mouse King's appearance in Clara's house is a lot more scary than in the flashback told by Drosselmeier (though he does retain his comedic personality).
20th Dec '15 11:05:44 PM MisterCPC
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* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: The Mouse Queen is killed by the pillars that fall down on her due to Han falling and knocking them over when she bit him to enact her curse.]]
7th Dec '15 8:05:20 AM PurrElise
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''The Nutcracker Prince'' is a 1990 animated film made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.

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''The '''''The Nutcracker Prince'' Prince''''' is a 1990 animated film AnimatedMusical made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.Diller.
29th Nov '15 2:42:08 PM Julayla64
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* TalkingAnimal: The mice speak some parts of English, but it's mostly the Mouse Queen and her son (who eventually becomes the Mouse King) that speaks and talks to humans.
28th Mar '15 11:09:59 AM Angeldeb82
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''The Nutcracker Prince'' is a 1990 animated film made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.

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''The Nutcracker Prince'' is a 1990 animated film made by Creator/LacewoodProductions and released by Creator/WarnerBros Family Entertainment. Based on the Creator/ETAHoffmann's classic book ''Literature/TheNutcrackerAndTheMouseKing'' and with music composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Music/PyotrIlyichTchaikovsky, this animated holiday tale utilizes the vocal talents of such stars as Kiefer Sutherland in the title role, Peter O'Toole and Phyllis Diller.



** [[TheDogBitesBack Which leads to him insulting her and forgetting about her after her death]].
* AdaptationalBadass: The Mouse King in the original play is killed after the duel with the Nutcracker. Here [[spoiler: He manages to make one final attempt on Clare's life, and on his death throes no less. ]]

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** [[TheDogBitesBack Which leads to him insulting her and forgetting about her after her death]].
death.]]
* AdaptationalBadass: The Mouse King in the original play is killed after the duel with the Nutcracker. Here [[spoiler: He manages to make one final attempt on Clare's life, and on his death throes throes, no less. ]]less]].



* ArtShift: The story in the middle, is more comedic and cartoony than the Disney-eque animation of the rest of the film
* AwardBaitSong: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozdXAw-FO-c I'll Always Come Back To You]]
* BadAss: The Mouse King.

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* ArtShift: The story in the middle, is more comedic and cartoony than the Disney-eque animation of the rest of the film
film.
* AwardBaitSong: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozdXAw-FO-c I'll "I'll Always Come Back To You]]
to You."]]
* BadAss: {{Badass}}: The Mouse King.



* BerserkButton: Clara's doll Marie gets angry when her dress is dirtied. [[YouWouldntLikeMeWhenImAngry You wouldn't like her when she's angry]].

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* BerserkButton: Clara's doll Marie gets angry when her dress is dirtied. [[YouWouldntLikeMeWhenImAngry You wouldn't like her when she's angry]].angry.]]



* CoolOldGuy: Drosselmeier
* {{Determinator}}: The Mouse King. To the point where [[spoiler: ''not even getting stabbed in the chest is able to stop him''.]]

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* CoolOldGuy: Drosselmeier
Drosselmeier.
* {{Determinator}}: The Mouse King. To the point where [[spoiler: ''not even getting stabbed in the chest is able to stop him''.]] him'']].



* RedEyesTakeWarning: Played with, the Mouse King originally has yellow eyes, but by the time of the present (likely to lack of sleep) his eyes turn an evil shade of pink
** [[spoiler: [[UhOhEyes As he is on his death throes, his eyes take on a deranged ripple of purple and pink rings, as he's gone completely mad at this point]]]]

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* RedEyesTakeWarning: Played with, the Mouse King originally has yellow eyes, but by the time of the present (likely to lack of sleep) his eyes turn an evil shade of pink
pink.
** [[spoiler: [[UhOhEyes As he is on his death throes, his eyes take on a deranged ripple of purple and pink rings, as he's gone completely mad at this point]]]]point.]]]]



** Though [[spoiler: his mother was always demeaning to him]], so he's not as eager to defend her honor

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** Though [[spoiler: his mother was always demeaning to him]], so he's not as eager to defend her honorhonor.



* TodayXTomorrowTheWorld: A variation: The Mouse King himself, upon appearing while the toys begin to awaken, states, "Finally, revenge! Today, King of Mice, tonight King of Dolls, tomorrow...KING OF EVERYTHING!! Ha-ha-ha-ha!!"

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* TodayXTomorrowTheWorld: A variation: The Mouse King himself, upon appearing while the toys begin to awaken, states, "Finally, revenge! Today, King of Mice, tonight tonight, King of Dolls, tomorrow...KING OF EVERYTHING!! Ha-ha-ha-ha!!"
17th Feb '15 8:40:06 AM Truro
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* UngratefulBastard: The Royal Family. Drosselmeier and Hans turned the Princess back to normal, only to have Hans turned into a Nutcracker doll by the Mouse Queen. [[NoSympathy The Princess calls Hans ugly and the King banishes them from his Kingdom.]]
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