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A slightly scary Christmas story for children and their adults.
On the day before Christmas Eve the eccentric Uncle Drosselmeyer gives to his little goddaughter Clara a mysterious wooden Nutcracker. It turns out that with this gift, the uncle has entrusted the girl with an extremely difficult and dangerous task, because the great and dark shadow of the Rat King follows the humble Nutcracker along all his roads and paths. Armed with courage and patience, Clara sets out to defeat the Rat King once and for all and to save not only hers but all the other worlds as well.
"The Nutcracker" is a slightly scary Christmas story for children and their adults. This is a story about little Clara and the Meat Queen, a green cat and a locked clock tower, two funny families, an imaginative kingdoms, friendship and betrayal, and endless victories that we all have to win every day. This fairy tale reminds us that each of us has small and bright weapons to use against everything big, dark and useless.