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Snow White (1987)

 -  Family | Fantasy | Musical  -  1989 (USA)
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Dame Diana Rigg (TV's "The Avengers") and Billy Barty ("Willow") star in this feature-length, live-action, musical version of the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.

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Tony Cooper ...
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Storyline

A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When she realizes that the girl is still alive and living with the dwarfs, she sets out to destroy her only rival once and for all. Written by Max Vaughn/Reid Taylor

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The beloved fairy tale that will awaken your dreams. See more »


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Cannon Movie Tales: Snow White  »

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To save money, the Cannon Movie Tales were shot two or three at a time. "Snow White" was shot simultaneously with Beauty and the Beast (1987). This wasn't the best of situations in that often the two crews would be competing for limited equipment, costumes, and sets. See more »

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When Snow White begins walking through the forest after being spared by the huntsman, she is seen wearing a ribbon in her hair. In one shot, it is seen falling out, and in the next it re-appears. See more »

Quotes

Evil Queen: [singing in Asian accent] If you have lovely hair, you may want a comb in there. Painted bright, mother-of-pearl, just the thing for a lovely girl.
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Every Day
Performed by Jan Harvash
Music & Lyrics by Michael Abbott, Sarah Weeks, Michael Berz, and Arik Rudich
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The best adaptation ever!
3 December 2001 | by (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

The rarest Cannon Movie Tale, and the best adaptation of Snow White ever made. I really love this film because of the very strong female leads. Diana Rigg is exactly cast as the wicked queen. NO ONE else could have played that scheming evil and annoyed queen, while singing in perfect tune. Sarah Patterson IS the living Snow White-the Brothers Grimm themselves couldn't have chosen a better one. This film is very hard to find, but it is so worth the effort. I highly recommend it.


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