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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1955)

Schneewittchen und die sieben Zwerge (original title)
Unrated | | Family, Fantasy, Romance | November 1965 (USA)
Snow White's mother, the Queen dies when she is born. Her father, the King, remarries a beautiful but vain lady. The new Queen has a magic mirror that she asks every day, who is the fairest... See full summary »

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Snow White's mother, the Queen dies when she is born. Her father, the King, remarries a beautiful but vain lady. The new Queen has a magic mirror that she asks every day, who is the fairest one of all? When it answers Snow White, the Queen is furious. Will handsome Prince Charming and the Seven Dwarfs be able to save Snow White from the wicked Queen's wrath? Written by phillindholm

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When the Evil Queen visits Snow White a second time holding a basket full of combs, she walks up to Snow White barefooted. She asks to sit down, and when she gets up she's wearing shoes. She leaves Snow White barefooted yet again. See more »

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SLOW AND HARDLY EXCITING
16 August 1999 | by (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

My own favourite fairy tale character Snow White has a dull performer in Elke Arendt in this faithful but slow and hardly exiting adaptation of the fairy tale. The dwarfs are played by children; a nice idea, but it does not work: they remain children. Plain cinematography and dull music (the dwarfs only know one song) add to the tedium. The wicked queen is too nice. The colours are nice, but do not help much. Not up to the usual standards of a Schonger production, this film is no competetion for Walt Disney's version.


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