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Fairy Tale Collection: The Water of Life

The King has been cursed by a sorcerer and metamorphosed into a sickly old man. Only the Water of Life can help him. The King’s three sons set out to find this life giving water. The eldest two are conceited and self-centred. But Martin, the King’s youngest son, is a kind and brave man who does not give in to temptations. He discovers a mysterious castle where he finds the Water of Life and a beautiful sleeping Queen. Although Martin falls in love with the Queen, he doesn’t forget his mission. Back home his brothers use a trick to fool the King and Martin by presenting themselves as the rescuers of their father. One year later the sleeping Queen arrives and exposes the treachery of Martin’s brothers. The King is moved and acknowledges Martin as his son again and the beautiful Queen and Martin can finally get married.

Feature Film, 90 minutes

Style: Live Action

Production year: 1987

Rights: TV, Home Entertainment, Digital/VOD, Licensing & Merchandising, Pay-TV