Nutcracker movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant nutcracker movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious, stylized, light and fairy tale films and TV shows about / with nutcracker, christmas, dancing, christmas tree, imaginary kingdom, danger, flashback, escapades, christmas movie and imaginary plots mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
nutcracker movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as nutcracker: Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001), The Nutcracker (1993), Merry Kissmas (2015), The Nutcracker (1995), Nutcracker (1986), The Nutcracker Prince (1990), Violent Night (2022), Best Christmas Party Ever (2014), Nuncrackers (2001), The Nutcracker (2008).

List of nutcracker movies

Barbie in the Nutcracker (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: "Barbie" stars as Clara in this animated retelling of the classic Christmas ballet, complete with Tchaikovsky soundtrack and ballet choreography.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: princess, barbie, ballet, christmas, nutcracker, prince, cinderella story, magic, good versus evil, adaptation, music, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: london, palestine, new york, usa, england ...
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The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl is transported into a magical world of gingerbread soldiers and an army of mice.
Style: fairy tale, light, exciting, stylized, entertaining
Audience: kids, teen fantasy, adult
Plot: christmas, disney, fairy, female protagonist, magical object, nutcracker, christmas eve, imaginary kingdom, princess, female villain, good versus evil, life turned upside down ...
Time: victorian era
Place: london
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The Nutcracker: The Untold Story (2010)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920's Vienna, this is the tale of a little girl, whose godfather gives her a special doll one Christmas Eve.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, children, nutcracker, youth, young heroes, godparent, rivalry, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
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The Nutcracker (1993)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, a little girl named Marie falls asleep and dreams herself into a fantastic world in which her toys become larger than life. She meets up with the Nutcracker Prince who takes her on a journey to his kingdom and defends her from the ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, ballet, rescue, young heroes, family relations, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, escapades, disorder, youth, theater, holiday ...
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Merry Kissmas (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Unwinding her relationship from a controlling choreographer, Kayla happens to take an elevator ride with lonesome caterer “Dustin”. The lift stalls, and spontaneously, magical kisses follow. Soon the choreographer makes nice, and Dustin ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, marriage proposal, love and romance, encounter, couples, family relations, holiday, flashback, elevator, cooking, bellhop, hotel ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
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The Nutcracker (1995)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It is Christmas Eve, and the Stahlbaum family is happily unwrapping their Christmas gifts. After all the merriment, seven-year-old Marie receives a very special gift--a mysterious Nutcracker--from her beloved Godfather Drosselmeier. When the house ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: christmas, prince, king, princess, little girl, nurse, queen, revenge, flashback, gift, advisor, broken promise ...
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Nutcracker (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The colorful holiday classic is finally brought to the big screen, designed by famed children's story author and artist Maurice Sendak, and written for the first time to be as close as possible to the original story. A lavish, exciting and ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, toy comes to life, dancing, hunting, soldier, escapades, music, master and servant, heroes, rescue, objects come to life, godparent ...
Time: 19th century
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The Nutcracker Prince (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After young Clara receives a wooden nutcracker as a Christmas gift, she dreams about a fantastical battle between her Nutcracker Prince and the evil Mouse King. At stake is the Nutcracker's freedom - and Clara's future happiness.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, cinderella story, objects come to life, winter, heroes, soldier, good versus evil, party, prince, princess, king, queen ...
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Violent Night (2022)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When a team of mercenaries breaks into a wealthy family compound on Christmas Eve, taking everyone inside hostage, the team isn’t prepared for a surprise combatant: Santa Claus is on the grounds, and he’s about to show why this Nick is no saint.
Style: dark, scary, christmas horror
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, mercenary, santa claus, revenge, killer santa claus, humour, christmas eve, bloody violence, holiday, saving christmas, darkness, attic ...
Time: 10th century
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Best Christmas Party Ever (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With the holidays approaching, a young party planner arranges a special Christmas party for a New York toy store. When a powerful corporation threatens to shut her down, she decides to follow her heart, moving forward with the party plans and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, light, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: christmas, rivalry, opposites attract, ambition, love affair, love, love and romance, friendship, male female relationship, fall in love, christmas party, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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Nuncrackers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Third musical in the Nunsense series.
Plot: monk, convent, nun, mother superior, puppet, nutcracker, catholic schoolgirl, christmas, nun's habit, veil
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The Nutcracker (American Ballet Theatre) (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Nutcracker is Mikhail Baryshnikov's breathtaking and critcally acclaimed Emmy nominated production. The thisspectacular performance is danced by the magnificent team of Baryshnikov, one of the greatest classical dancers of the century, and ...
Style: light, sweet
Plot: christmas, dancing, ballet, dance performance, classical music, reality vs fantasy, toys, nutcracker, reality versus fantasy, prince, celebration, snow ...
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Nutcracker: An American Nightmare (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, christmas horror
Plot: christmas, suspense, psychopath, doctor, nightmare, insanity, mental institution, religion, psychotherapist, gift, sex, american ...
Place: california
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The Nutcracker and The Mouseking (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany, Croatia, UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The fairytale story revolves around a young prince who - along with his entourage - is turned into a nutcracker through his own ungrateful and selfish behaviour, and awaits a kindly soul who'll release him from the spell. The mouse-king seeks ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, stylized, light
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, rescue, wish come true, mischievous children, christmas, child as adult, escapades, curses spells and rituals, youth, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery ...
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
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The Nutcracker (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This version of "The Nutcracker" gives the classic ballet a tragic spin, with Masha (instead of Clara) now the unloved, unappreciated daughter of the Town Council President. At a Christmas party, Masha is given a seemingly alive Nutcracker ...
Plot: opera, cookbook, dancing, toys, drunkenness, death, live performance, bakery, christmas party, toy soldier, tragic event, ballet ...
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O' Christmas Tree (1999)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Featuring the voices of Edward Asner, Tim Conway and Marie Osmond. This heartwarming animated tale begins in a snowy forest on Christmas Eve, where a forlorn little pine tree feels she is too homely to ever realize her dream of being a real ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, christmas, wish come true, hopes, christmas eve, help, escapades, holiday, winter, kindness, chipmunk, disorder ...
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Six Weeks (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A wealthy cosmetic tycoon and her 12-year-old daughter who's dying from leukemia, strike up a sentimental friendship with a California politician. Since the girl has only six weeks or less to live, the trio fly to New York City where the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: christmas, cancer patient, terminal illness, family relations, campaign, couples, youth, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, dancer's life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, california
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Ghost Fever (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two policeman are sent on a routine assignment to serve an eviction notice. It becomes anything but run-of-the-mill when they become involved in the ghostly happenings.
Style: parody, sexy, campy, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, zombie, ghost, american civil war, family business, estate, curses spells and rituals, factory, mentally unstable, farce, silly humor, drug trip ...
Time: 19th century
Place: southern usa
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Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: When a huge snowstorm leaves everyone stranded, Mickey and all of his guests at the House of Mouse, including Pooh, Belle, Snow White, Cinderella, Ariel and many more of his old and new friends, break out the cookies and hot chocolate to help Donald ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, surprise ending
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, disney, imaginary kingdom, partners, cinderella, holiday, family gatherings, escapades, buddies, friends, family relations, disorder ...
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Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A holiday themed animated direct-to-video film starring Academy Award-winners, Tom and Jerry. It uses a good deal of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker as background music. This film would be the last animated production for Tom and ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: tom and jerry, cat and mouse, christmas, anthropomorphism, cartoon cat, animals, disorder, friends, partners, uninhibited rivalry, cat versus mouse, cartoon mouse ...
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nancy Drew, a smart high schooler with a penchant for keen observation and deduction, stumbles upon the haunting of a local home. A bit of an outsider struggling to fit into her new surroundings, Nancy and her pals set out to solve the mystery, make ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, enigmatic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenage girl, sleuth, teenager, small town, haunted house, secret passageway, murder investigation, hidden room, private detective, riddles and clues, crime investigation, secret ...
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Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Santa Claus decides to retire and pass on his magic bag of Christmas surprises to a new Saint Nick, he enlists the aid of a hilarious assortment of characters. A perky teen runaway and hapless taxi driver Ernest P. Worrell must convince a ...
Style: light, humorous, surreal, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, magic, violence, unlikely friendships, family relations, prank, save the day, mischievous children, nothing goes right, partners, goofy hero ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1988
Place: orlando florida
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Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, christmas, santa claus, murder, survival, killer santa claus, psychopath, winter, obsession, exploitation, corporal punishment, mother superior ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1984, year 1974, year 1971
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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Defendor (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crooked cop, a mob boss and the young girl they abuse are the denizens of a city's criminal underworld. It's a world that ordinary Arthur Poppington doesn't understand and doesn't belong in, but is committed to fighting when he ...
Style: realistic, stylized, tragicomedy, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, delusion, friendship, revenge, secret identity, vigilante, lifesaver, wannabe, obsession, undercover, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, usa
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The Brand New Testament (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 114 min.
Story: God lives in Brussels. On earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she ...
Style: philosophical, surreal, meditative, stylized, talky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: goddess, god, religion, destiny, life & death, humanity, greed, existentialism, irreverent, father daughter relationship, satire, death ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, brussels
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Barbie in the Pink Shoes (2013)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dance your way to a magical adventure with Barbie as Kristyn, a ballerina with big dreams! When she tries on a pair of sparkling pink shoes, she and her best friend, Hailey, are whisked away to a fantastical ballet world. There, Kristyn discovers ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, captivating, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: barbie, ballet, imaginary kingdom, talent, princess, best friends, escapades, good versus evil, friends, dancehall girl, prince, dancing ...
Time: 2010s
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Edward II (1991)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this Derek Jarman version of Christopher Marlowe's Elizabethan drama, in modern costumes and settings, Plantagenet king Edward II hands the power-craving nobility the perfect excuse by taking as lover besides his diplomatic wife, the French ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, factual, sincere ...
Plot: gay, royal family, homosexual, gay interest, conspiracy, lgbt, betrayal, gender, love and romance, state affairs, dishonesty, society ...
Time: middle ages, 90s, 14th century
Place: london
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Dangerous Moves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: World Chess Champion Akiva Liebskind (Michel Piccoli) faces his former pupil Pavius Fromm (Alexandre Arbatt), who defected to the West from the Soviet Union five years earlier, for the World Chess Championship in Geneva, Switzerland. The tension and ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: chess, prodigy, politics, contests and competitions, rivalry, state affairs, kgb, moral dilemma, cold war, student, professor, scientist ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr, israel, moscow russia, geneva switzerland, lithuania
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The City of Your Final Destination (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: 28-year-old Kansas University doctoral student Omar Razaghi wins a grant to write a biography of Latin American writer Jules Gund. Omar must get through to three people who were close to Gund--his brother, widow, and younger mistress--so he can get ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: obsessive quest, writer's life, lifestyle, social relations, college graduate, latin, village, writers, male female relationship, journey, flirting, student ...
Time: 21st century
Place: uruguay, latin america, south america, madrid, venice ...
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