Faerie Tale Theater, Gaylord Production, 1984. Produced by Shelly Duvall and directed by Mark Cullingham, this version stars Jennifer Beals as Cinderella and Matthew Broderick as the prince.
. The Walt Disney Company, 1949. This animated cartoon is based on Perrault’s fairytale. It is a classic.
. Directed by Frank Tashlin and starring Jerry Lewis and Anna Marie Alberghetti is a musical spoof on the original tale. The film critics do not rate it highly. It can be rented from Tommy K’s Video Store at 1636 Dixwell Ave., Hamden. Not every store still carries it.
Jack and the Beanstalk
. Faerie Tale Theater, Platypus Productions, 1982. Produced by Shelly Duvall and directed by Lamont Johnson, this enterprising tale stars Dennis Christopher as Jack and Elliot Gould as the giant.
Little Red Riding Hood
. Faerie Tale Theater, Platypus Productions, 1983. Produced by Shelly Duvall and directed by Graeme Clifford, the lively version stars Mary Steenburger as Little Red and Malcolm McDowell as the wolf.