Tale of Tales( Italian :Il racconto dei racconti) is a 2015 Italian-French-British fantasy horror film, directed by Matteo Garrone , starring Salma Hayek , Vincent Cassel , Toby Jones , and John C Reilly .
at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival .
Neapolitan poet and courtier Giambattista Basile :PentameroneorLo cunto de li cunti(Tale of Tales, or Entertainment for Little Ones), which contains the earliest versions of famous fables like Rapunzel , Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella .
Pentameronewas a 17th-century collection of fairytales that inspired many authors including the Grimm Brothers , Hans Christian Andersen , Charles Perrault .
La Cerva Fatata(The Enchanted Doe),La Pulce(The Flea),La Vecchia Scorticata(The Flayed Old Lady), that have been freely adapted with elements of other tales by Giambattista Basile , as well as a touch of artistic license.