Best Fairy Tale Movies

There's a reason that fairy tales have such lasting appeal -- they satisfy the part of us that will always love stories that begin with "once upon a time" and end with "happily ever after." These are some of our favorites, from classics to movies with a more modern twist.

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Abby chases a red rabbit into a fun fairy tale for all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Sweet sequel has plenty of laughs for kids and parents.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
Engaging, faith-based retelling of a classic princess tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Sweet fairy-tale classic for little princes and princesses.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1950)
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Superb, entertaining animated musical has some scary stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
Animated classic is enchanting but also scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1937)
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Classic story is less scary than most animated fairy tales.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Fantastic princess adventure is fun, with great messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Magical, musical story is a classic fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
Disney remake with classic characters has stronger heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Adorable fairy tale is a fabulous family flick.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Silly and very English-humored spin on Cinderella story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Fun musical adventure for the family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1958)
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Funny and sweet update of the Cinderella tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
Sweet Disney tale has great messages about friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
Holiday icons defend childhood in gorgeous adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Endearing, enduring, with just a few bits of crude humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Charming take on Cinderella tale has strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)