The Tale of Tsar Saltan (1966)

Genres - Children's/Family, Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Fairy Tales & Legends, Children's Fantasy  |   Run Time - 87 min.  |   Countries - USSR  |  
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The Tale of Tsar Saltan is a colorful Russian fairy tale based on the classic poem by Alexander Pushkin. When Tsar Saltan is away at war, the scheming members of his court exile his young wife and newborn heir. The tsarina and the young prince Guidon survive and reach a remote island. Guidon saves the beautiful Princess Swan from an evil sorcerer and through a series of miracles she helps the prince to reunite with his father.

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Czar, prince, exile, heir, island, swan