A film directed by David Irving 1987 - 84 minutes - Color - Dolby - 1.85
Happily ever after has never been so golden! Amy Irving stars as a miller's daughter who must learn magic from a troll to perform a miracle in this dazzling musical adaptation of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale. Billy Barty co-stars as the mischievous troll whose name is the kingdom's best-kept secret! After Katie's (Irving) father boasts to the king that she can turn grain into gold, she finds herself thrown in a dungeon with orders to spin straw into gold or else! A crafty troll (Barty) agrees to help her perform the seemingly impossible feat and land the king's handsome son but his assistance comes at a price. Unless she can figure out his unusual name, she must hand over her firstborn child!
Amy Irving Billy Barty Clive Revill Priscilla Pointer Robert Symonds John Moulder Brown Yehuda Efroni Johnny Phillips Jack Messinger Michael Schneider Yael Uziely Julian Chagrin Danny Segev Susan Berlin Austin Irving
Katie Rumpelstiltskin King Mezzer Queen Grizelda Victor Prince Henry Count Flax Ralph Alf Peasant Emily Blacksmith Clerk Clerk's Wife Clerk's Child