You have the following 0 movies on your watchlist

The Nutcracker and the Mouseking

Original title: Nussknacker und Mausekönig
German title: Nussknacker und Mausekönig
58 min
from 10 years
2015 | World Premiere
Direction: Frank Stoye
Script: Tiina Takkula, Thomas Brück
Cast: Mala Emde, Collien Ulmen-Fernandes


2015 | German Focus

Additional Information
MDR, Bremedia Produktion GmbH

It is Christmas in the Stahlbaum family home. Like every year, Marie and her younger brother Fritz are looking forward to Christmas Eve, the silver sparkling Christmas tree and their godfather Anselmus, who brings them especially nice presents. This time it's a magic box with a "sugar world" full of music and mechanical figures, as well as a nutcracker hidden by Anselmus under the tree. Marie discovers this ugly, chunky wooden guy just before going to bed, and his sad look touches her heart. When Fritz breaks him an arm just for the devilment, Marie bandages the poor nutcracker’s arm, puts him into her doll's bed, and promises to take care of him. That same night the girl is awakened by a strange noise at the twelfth stroke of clock. Downstairs in the living room the nutcracker has come to life - as Marie has secretly desired. But he is attacked by a sinister mouse king and can hardly defend himself with only one arm. Marie angrily chases away the mouse king by throwing her slipper at him, but he threatens to come back and defeat the nutcracker!

Privacy settings

We use several types of cookies and integrations on this website to provide you with an optimal online experience, to increase the user-friendliness of our portal and to constantly improve our communication with you. You can decide which categories you want to allow and which you do not want to allow (see "Custom settings" for more information).
Name Usage Duration
privacylayerStatus Agreement Cookie hint1 year
fe_typo_userIdentification of the current sessionEnd of session
vote_*Saving the tuning state to a video1 year
Name Usage Duration
_gaGoogle Analytics2 years
_gidGoogle Analytics1 day
_gatGoogle Analytics1 minute
_galiGoogle Analytics30 seconds
Name Usage
youtubeYoutube video embedding
vimeoVimeo video embedding