Fanning stars in this fantasy thriller film adaptation directed by Andrei Konchalovsky. She plays the heroine Mary, who receives a magical nutcracker for Christmas from her uncle, played by Nathan Lane. Along with the other toys, she tries to save their kingdom from the evil Rat King, played by John Turturro. Her co-stars include Charlie Rowe, and Frances de la Tour.
It was really fun and it was amazing. I worked with all these great people, and got to sing and dance. It was really cool.