. American animation film from 2001, directed by Andrew Adamson and Vicky Jenson.
The ogre Shrek lives in a fairy tale inspired country. In the film, you will encounter numerous well-known characters from fairy tales, often with roles unexpectedly different from what you might think. Ages 7 and up.
. An American action comedy from 2005, directed by Terry Gilliam.
Matt Damon and Heath Ledger are starring as Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm, two tricksters that are getting paid for pretending to rid towns of curses, witches and other supernatural trouble. In Karlstadt, though, they are confronted with real black magic and a mythical queen that is killing children to sustain her own beauty. Loosely based on the brothers' lives and fairy tales, this film mixes elements from many of the well-known stories. Ages 11 and up.
. American animation from 1989, directed Ron Clements and John Musker.
The well-known Disney adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s 'Little Mermaid', made easily digestible and with a happy ending for children and their families. All ages.