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This review is from: The Slipper And The Rose: The Story of Cinderella [DVD]  (DVD)When I was growing up I never really saw this film all the way through, now that we got it free with the daily mail newspaper I thought I would give it a chance and I am so glad that I did. The costumes are stunning the score of the music ties in with everything happening throughout the film and helps portray the characters which keeps you engrossed and entertained. It is the best version of Cinderella ever told Gemma Craven does a superb job playing the character of a story which is so well known, but Richard Chamberlain portraying the prince is magical, you see it is more through the princes eyes and how he expresses his love for Cinderella. The characters are so spirited and each one has a wonderful voice and the acting can't be faulted, if you are a romantic then the most memorable part of the film may be when the prince (Chamberlain) finds Cinderella (Craven) again. This is now my favourite musical which is why I am ordering the soundtrack, the film is a love story but the twists and turns and the humour makes it magical for all ages, this film will never go out of date!
So curl up and take in all off the delights that this film has to offer.