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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1955)
"Schneewittchen und die sieben Zwerge" (original title)

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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... 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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Version of Great Performances: The Sleeping Beauty (1995) See more »

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Not terribly exciting, but...
1 August 2001 | by (Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

I've always greatly enjoyed this Snow White rendition. Casting, acting, and scenes are beautifully done. The dubbed-in English is a bit poor, as is Tripp's introduction in the US version. The tale does move a bit slow, but this is a fairy tale, not a suspense film. I also love how this version is more faithful to the original tale than is Disney's version (that's Disney's biggest weakness). The music is nice; not overdone, although I like the background music better than the sung pieces. If you can get past this, though, it's a great movie. Would love to see the original German version, but I'll have to settle with the US one for now.


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