The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
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This long, 135-minute feature is divided into four different segments, three highlighting fairy tales and the first introducing the two Brothers Grimm. Wilhelm (Laurence Harvey) is the dreamer, and Jacob (Karl Boehm) is the practical one, and between them, some marvelous fairy tales develop. Seguing into the first tale about the "Dancing Princess," co-directors Henry Levin and George Pal -- also the producer -- allow their special-effects artists full rein. In-between dancing, the princess (Yvette Mimieux) falls in love with a charming woodsman (Russ Tamblyn). In the second story… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Fanciful biography of the early 19th century German fairy-tale collectors."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Cinerama-big & star packed...but draggy."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
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