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This twist on the classic children's fairy tale features Lewis as the hapless buffoon guided by his fairy godfather. Somewhat overdone, with extended talking sequences and gratuitous musical interludes. Lewis, though, mugs effectively.

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Available on Running time 88 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Slapstick Comedy, Role Reversal, Adapted from a Fairy Tale, Cinderella Stories
Frank Tashlin
Jerry Lewis, Ed Wynn, Judith Anderson, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Henry Silva, Count Basie, Robert Hutton
Frank Tashlin
Paramount Pictures

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Cinderfella came out in 1960 and has a total running time of 88 minutes. This story takes after the fairy tale story of Cinderella. Jerry Lewis, Ed Wynn, Judith Anderson and Anna Maria Alberghetti star in this comedy. Fella is left with his evil stepmother and evil stepbrothers when his father passes away. He’d like to find his father’s hidden treasure so that he can get away from them. Meanwhile, his stepmother plans a ball for Princess Charmein. She hopes she’ll marry her son Rupert. Fella hopes that he can win over Princess Charmein with the help of his Fairy Godfather! Will Fella win Princess Charmein’s heart?