Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Disney movie Cinderella including casting, reviews, fun facts and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!
Cinderella has faith her dreams of a better life will come true. With help from her loyal mice friends and a wave of her Fairy Godmother’s wand, her rags are magically turned into a glorious gown and off she goes to the Royal Ball. But when the clock strikes midnight, the spell is broken, leaving a single glass slipper… the only key to the ultimate fairy-tale ending!
Cinderella Fun Facts
- Prior to the 1950 version, 6 other Cinderella movies had been made including a Disney short in 1922.
- A similar version of the movie was almost released as a shorter Silly Symphony in the 1930’s.
- This movie has been partially credited for reviving Walt Disney Productions after their World War II-related box office slump.
- A number of the movie’s animators, including Marc Davis and Ward Kimball would go on to create some of the most iconic Disneyland and Walt Disney World attractions.
- Number of copies the Cinderella children’s album sold when it was released in 1950: 750,000
- The movie was re-released to theaters 5 times after its initial run.
- It was the 6th biggest movie of 1950.
- Cinderella: Ilene Woods
- Lady Tremaine: Eleanor Audley
- Fairy Godmother: Verna Felton
- Prince Charming: William Phipps and Mike Douglas
- Anastasia Tremaine: Lucille Bliss
- Drizella Tremaine: Rhoda Williams
- Jaq: Jimmy McDonald
- Gus: Jimmy McDonald
- King: Luis van Rooten
- Grand Duke: Luis van Rooten
- Doorman: Don Barclay
- Lucifer: June Foray
- Bruno: Pinto Colvig
- Narrator: Betty Lou Gerson
- Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske and Wilfred Jackson
- Producer: Walt Disney
- Writers: Ken Anderson, Perce Pearce, Homer Brightman, Winston Hibler, Bill Peet, Erdman Penner, Harry Reeves, Joe Rinaldi, Ted Sears, Maurice Rapf
- Music: Oiver Wallace and Paul Smith
- A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes (Song)
- Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo (Song)
- So This is Love (Song)
- Sing Sweet Nightingale (Song)
- “Cinderella” joins iconic Disney films in National Film Registry, December 15, 2018
- How ‘Descendants’ Became Disney Channel’s Own Cinderella Story, August 15, 2018