Sticking closely to the Grimm Brothers’ tale of conflict between a young woman and her stepmother, this depiction of ‘Snow White’ is set at the time of the Crusades and adds further conflict in the form of class war.
The traditional talking mirror and poisoned apple provide familiar references.
US Dir Michael Cohn 100 min
Part of Step into the Dark
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