films The Best Cinderella Movies  

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List Rules Movies with a Cinderella princess and/or riches-to-rags-to-riches story

A list of the best Cinderella movies, ranked best to worst. These types of movies focus on the famous rags to riches Cinderella story: A diamond in the rough is ultimately discovered and put in her proper place. This theme is used widely to this day with its various topes and allusions permeating Hollywood films. Some of the best Cinderella movies listed here feature wonderful renditions of the tale of one of Disney's best princesses ever. Vote for your favorites and re-rank this list your way, too.

The movies on this list closely follow the Cinderella story. While not all of these movies are for kids, many of them are, and Cinderella is without doubt a favorite fairy tale among young girls. There is a reason Cinderella is often cited as one of Disney's best animated films.

Cinderella is also a favorite fairy tale among adults and older teens, which explains why movies like 'Ever After' and 'Ella Enchanted' are so often included among the great Cinderella films. Disagree? Think that Cinderella is one of the Disney princesses that make terrible role models? Fine, but you cannot deny the timeless story's enduring popularity.
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Ever After Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott

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A Cinderella Story Hilary Duff, Jennifer Coolidge, Chad Michael Murray

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Cinderella (1950) June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

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Ella Enchanted Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Vivica A. Fox

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VanesaMarrerodeGarufi added Cinderella (2015) Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Richard Madden

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Rosanne Venhorst added The Princess Diaries Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore, Julie Andrews

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RiikkaMerimaa added A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song Lucy Hale, Missi Pyle, Alyson Stoner

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unlucky added What a Girl Wants Amanda Bynes, Kelly Preston, Colin Firth

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KristinaHam added Enchanted Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon, Julie Andrews

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Rosanne Venhorst added The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews, Chris Pine

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mteasda added Rags Drake Bell, Keke Palmer, Avan Jogia

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The Prince and Me Julia Stiles, Miranda Richardson, Winter Ave Zoli

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BarboraOčenášová added Cinderella (1997) Whitney Houston, Whoopi Goldberg, Bernadette Peters

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Rosanne Venhorst added Ice Princess Hayden Panettiere, Michelle Trachtenberg, Kim Cattrall

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The Slipper and the Rose Richard Chamberlain, Annette Crosbie, Michael Hordern

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Rosanne Venhorst added Cinderella III: A Twist in Time Frank Welker, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen

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Rosanne Venhorst added Cinderella II: Dreams Come True Frank Welker, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen

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Tom Islava added Into the Woods Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep

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dianeDG added Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

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shanellajohnson added Three Wishes for Cinderella Míla Myslíková, Libuše Šafránková, Helena Růžičková - 1973

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Ahava-ChrystalJames added A Princess for Christmas Roger Moore, Katie McGrath, Sam Heughan

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vishala added Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale Sterling Knight, Kiely Williams, Thomas Calabro

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deejay-kimber added Princess Nicole Gale Anderson, Nora Zehetner, Devon Bostick

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Rosanne Venhorst added Happily N'Ever After Sarah Michelle Gellar, Sigourney Weaver, Andy Dick

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catbird17 added The Nanny Diaries Scarlett Johansson, Alicia Keys, Chris Evans

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eliza added Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister Stockard Channing

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CaseyStimmel added Cinderfella Jerry Lewis, Count Basie, Judith Anderson

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deejay-kimber added Cinderella Julie Andrews, Edie Adams, Alice Ghostley

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deejay-kimber added Mrs. Winterbourne Brendan Fraser, Shirley MacLaine, Jane Krakowski

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luzialight added The Nanny Express Vanessa Marcil, Stacy Keach, Dean Stockwell

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Rosanne Venhorst added The Adventures of Cinderella's Daughter Shirley Jones, Joe Lando, Jim Wise

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Rosanne Venhorst added Cinderella 2000 Vaughn Armstrong, Jay B. Larson, Catherine Erhardt

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