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Popcorn and a Book Meets A Grimm Year: Cinderella

Popcorn and a Book Meets A Grimm Year: Cinderella

The Book: 1812 (revised 1819) “Cinderella” from Children’s and Household Tales by the Brothers Grimm The Film: 1950 Cinderella directed by Clyde Geronimi and Wilfred Jackson (Disney) 1998 Ever After: A Cinderella Story directed by Andy Tennant (Twentieth Century Fox) Most people are familiar with the story of Cinderella in one form or another (according to … Continue reading

Popcorn and a Book Meets A Grimm Year: Rapunzel

Popcorn and a Book Meets A Grimm Year: Rapunzel

The Book: 1812 “Rapunzel” from Children’s and Household Tales by the Brothers Grimm The Film: 2010 Tangled directed by Nathan Greno and Bryan Howard (Disney) Did you know that rapunzel is a kind of lettuce? I didn’t until reading the Grimm’s version of “Rapunzel.” In fact, the story was quite different then I remember it. … Continue reading