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Hansel and Gretel (1987)

Not Rated
84 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

Based on the fairy tale by The Brothers Grimm. Hansel and Gretel are abandoned after the famine strike in the village and where Hansel and Gretel are later trapped in the deceptively decorated house of the witch Griselda who wishes to ...See moreBased on the fairy tale by The Brothers Grimm. Hansel and Gretel are abandoned after the famine strike in the village and where Hansel and Gretel are later trapped in the deceptively decorated house of the witch Griselda who wishes to fatten Hansel so that he may be baked into a delicious gingerbread treat. Written by Jeff Hole See less
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Jacob Grimm (story) | Wilhelm Grimm (story) | Nancy Weems (screenplay) | Len Talan (screenplay)
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Updated May 31, 1987

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Dec 10, 1988 (United States)

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12 cast members
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David Warner
Father Father   See fewer
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Hugh Pollard
Hansel Hansel   See fewer
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Emily Richard
Mother Mother   See fewer
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Cloris Leachman
Griselda The Witch Griselda The Witch   See fewer
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Eugene Kline
Farmer Farmer   See fewer
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Josh Buland
Baker's Boy Baker's Boy   See fewer
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Lutuf Nouasser
Blacksmith Blacksmith   See fewer
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Beatrice Shimshoni
Ribbon Lady Ribbon Lady   See fewer
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Daniel Dickman
Gingerbread Boy (uncredited) Gingerbread Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 827 votes