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Brothers Grimm: Snow White Stills Diminish Hope in Relativity's Family Flick

Thompson on Hollywood By Sophia Savage | Thompson on Hollywood October 12, 2011 at 6:33AM

The more we learn about Relativity's The Brothers Grimm: Snow White, the less excited we become. This "family friendly" take on Snow White (with Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Armie Hammer), versus Universal's edgier (or so they want us to think). The Brothers Grimm: Snow White, is directed by Tarsem Singh, and will be first out of the gate on March 16, 2012. Rupert Sanders' Snow White and the Huntsman (with Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth) is in theaters July 1.
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The more we learn about Relativity's The Brothers Grimm: Snow White, the less excited we become. This "family friendly" take on Snow White (with Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Armie Hammer), versus Universal's edgier (or so they want us to think). The Brothers Grimm: Snow White, is directed by Tarsem Singh, and will be first out of the gate on March 16, 2012. Rupert Sanders' Snow White and the Huntsman (with Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth) is in theaters July 1.

The details shared for Huntsman by Theron, Stewart et al at Comic-Con suggested that this Snow White interpretation could be a worthwhile movie-going experience. Not so for the stills above and below from Grimm, which make the classic fairy tale -- ripe with creative opportunity -- taste like sugar water.

Set photos from Snow White and the Huntsman.

Character details for Snow White and the Huntsman.

More on the dueling Snow Whites.

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This article is related to: Box Office, Directors, Genres, Headliners, Independents, Studios, IN THE WORKS, Fantasy, Classics, Julia Roberts, Kristen Stewart, Relativity, Universal/Focus Features


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