FairyTale: A True Story1997

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FairyTale: A True Story
Directed by:
Charles Sturridge

Released in the USA on October 24 of 1997, "FairyTale: A True Story" (also known as "Illumination", "Favole", "Fremde Wesen") is a Family/Drama/Fantasy film directed by Charles Sturridge, and written by Ernie Contreras (screenplay) . Harvey Keitel is starring, alongside Jason Salkey, Peter O'Toole, Lara Morgan, Adam Franks and Guy Witcher.


Who directed "FairyTale: A True Story":

FairyTale: A True Story was directed by Charles Sturridge, an English director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before making FairyTale: A True Story, Charles Sturridge had directed A Foreign Field, released in 1993, A Handful of Dust (1988), Runners (1983). Since, he directed Lassie, released in 2005, Brontë (2008), A Great and Terrible Beauty (2008).

What was the release date of "FairyTale: A True Story":

FairyTale: A True Story was first released on Friday, October 24, 1997, in the United States. Also released on this day were Twilight of the Ice Nymphs (dir. Guy Maddin), Cremaster 5 (dir. Matthew Barney), Gattaca (dir. Andrew Niccol), and A Life Less Ordinary (dir. Danny Boyle). This was twenty (20) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, February 13, 1998 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, September 11, 1997 in Canada; Wednesday, June 03, 1998 in France; Friday, August 21, 1998 in Italy; Friday, June 26, 1998 in Spain and on Friday, December 26, 1997 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "FairyTale: A True Story":

At the casting of FairyTale: A True Story we find Harvey Keitel, previously seen in Cop Land (1997) and City of Industry (1997); Jason Salkey (Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis (1997), The Fifth Element (1997)); Peter O'Toole (The Seventh Coin (1993), Isabelle Eberhardt (1992)) [ more... ]

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What is the Storyline of "FairyTale: A True Story":

Early 20th Century Europe was a time and place rife with conflicting forces, from the battlefields of World War I to the peaceful countryside of rural England. Scientific advancements such as electric light and photography appeared magical to some; spiritualism was championed by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle while his friend Harry Houdini decried false mediums who prey upon grieving families. J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan charmed theatergoers of all ages. Young Frances Griffiths, whose father is missing in action, [...]

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