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- In the kingdom of Never Nod there’s celebration. A princess has been born to the King and Queen. Her name is Briar-Rose.
- Unfortunately, that nasty witch, Evilina, who lives in Tumbledown Castle with a giant spider for a companion, is not invited.
- She shows up anyway and pronounces her revenge.
- At age 16, the princess will cut her finger on a spinning wheel and fall into a deep sleep from which she’ll never awake.
- Some good witches counter the curse by saying the princess can be awakened by the kiss of true love. The King bans all spinning wheels.
- Evilina is not so easily defeated and, on that fateful birthday, the princess does, indeed, cut her finger on a spinning wheel.
- It’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue — and the court’s too. They’re all asleep!
- The prince must fight a Wall of Thorns, a False Princess and, most frightening of all — the awesome Dark Knight!
- This captivating, frolicsome version of the always-popular classic has it all — charm, action, romance, comedy, thrills, plus zany and lovable characters.
- Suitable for all age groups.