The enduring tale of Cinderella comes to life as never before in The Slipper and the Rose, set to be released on Blu-ray for the very first time in the UK on 6 November, 2017, courtesy of Second Sight.
Directed by Bryan Forbes, the much loved musical classic features an all-star cast including Richard Chamberlain, Gemma Craven and Annette Crosbie.
The King of Euphrania is growing increasingly troubled that his son and heir, Prince Edward, has not yet taken a wife. And so a plan is hatched, to hold a royal ball and invite every princess in the land, despite the Price’s protests.
Meanwhile Cinderella lives in misery, her father has died and her wicked stepmother has made her the house servant. Help is at hand however with the arrival of her fairy godmother and a magical invitation to the ball.
• The Making of The Slipper and the Rose
• The Fairy Godmother: An Interview with Annette Crosbie
• The Naughty Sister: An Interview with Rosalind Ayres
• Original trailer