Top 8 Cinderella Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Cinderella facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Cinderella film message.

Cinderella Man (2005) the star of david on the shorts of Max Baer are less obvious than they would have been in real life.
Cinderella Man (2005) the star of david on the shorts of Max Baer are less obvious than they would have been in real life.
In A Cinderella Story (2004), the license plate says "2SAM" which foreshadows her Father's will that is later found in the movie, giving her the rights to everything. At the end of the movie, she sells that car to help pay for college.
In A Cinderella Story (2004), the license plate says "2SAM" which foreshadows her Father's will that is later found in the movie, giving her the rights to everything. At the end of the movie, she sells that car to help pay for college.

Cinderella Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The hidden history lesson in Cinderella (1950): When Cinderella meets her new mouse friend, she says she'll name him Octavius, but will call him Gus. Why Gus as a nickname? The Roman emperor Octavius later changed his name to... Augustus.

Cinderella Hidden Details

1 - The evil stepsisters always wear pink or green throughout the movie just like in the original Cinderella.
The evil stepsisters always wear pink or green throughout the movie just like in the original Cinderella.
1 - Is a frame that shows Mrs. Montgomery's license plate which indicates that the car (and everything else) actually belongs to Sam!
Is a frame that shows Mrs. Montgomery's license plate which indicates that the car (and everything else) actually belongs to Sam!
1 - - Before the fight against Corn Griffin, James Braddock can be seen wearing another fighter's (Fred Carston) Robe because he did not have his own and borrowed it
- Before the fight against Corn Griffin, James Braddock can be seen wearing another fighter's (Fred Carston) Robe because he did not have his own and borrowed it
1 - Some of the paintings in the castle are of real-life European monarchs. From top to bottom: a young Queen Victoria with her mother, Fragonard's "The Swing", and lastly, King Phillip 2 of Spain armour, next to a portrait of Czar Peter 3 of Russia.
Some of the paintings in the castle are of real-life European monarchs. From top to bottom: a young Queen Victoria with her mother, Fragonard's "The Swing", and lastly, King Phillip 2 of Spain armour, next to a portrait of Czar Peter 3 of Russia.
Cinderella poster
Cinderella poster

Cinderella Plot

When her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her scheming stepsisters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Cinderella. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Director Kenneth Branagh
Stars Cate Blanchett, Lily James, Richard Madden, Helena Bonham Carter
IMDB score 6.9