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Hänsel und Gretel (2012)

With Hansel and Gretel's woodcutter father being too poor to provide for the family, their stepmother persuades him to abandon them while foraging in the forest. Wandering hungry, they find... See full summary »

Director:

Uwe Janson

Writers:

Jacob Grimm (fairy tale) (as Gebrüder Grimm), Wilhelm Grimm (fairy tale) (as Gebrüder Grimm) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Anja Kling Anja Kling ... Hexe / Waldfee
Mila Böhning Mila Böhning ... Gretel
Friedrich Heine Friedrich Heine ... Hänsel
Johann von Bülow ... Vater
Elisabeth Brück Elisabeth Brück ... Stiefmutter
Devid Striesow ... Händler
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With Hansel and Gretel's woodcutter father being too poor to provide for the family, their stepmother persuades him to abandon them while foraging in the forest. Wandering hungry, they find and feast on a witch's cabin made of gingerbread covered in all kinds of candy and other treats. The seemingly hospitable crone owner soon cages Hansel to be fattened as her own feast, while Gretel serves as her maid. the pair must outsmart the hag to survive and escape or be eaten. Written by KGF Vissers

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

26 December 2012 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Hans en Grietje See more »

Filming Locations:

Kammerode, Brandenburg, Germany See more »

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Version of Hansel and Gretel (1987) See more »

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