Snow White: A Tale of Terror
Want to See
Not Interested
Rate it ½ star
Rate it 1 star
Rate it 1½ stars
Rate it 2 stars
Rate it 2½ stars
Rate it 3 stars
Rate it 3½ stars
Rate it 4 stars
Rate it 4½ stars
Rate it 5 stars
Once upon a time, pursuing wolves frighten horses drawing a carriage, and it tumbles down a hill. Dying, the pregnant woman inside orders her grieving husband Frederick (Sam Neill) to cut the baby from her womb, so that at least it might live. Years later, the infant is now headstrong young Lilli (Taryn Davis), who is resentful of her father's upcoming marriage to Claudia (Sigourney Weaver). Claudia is devoted to the memory of her own mother and installs a magic mirror that belonged to her in a wardrobe in her private room. More time passes; Lilli is now an adult, but her relationship with… More

Available Online

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's an unappealing dark adult version of the classic Grimm Brothers' fairy tale of the Snow White story."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"The frenzied atmosphere of darkness may be a little off-putting for some, but it only helps to invigorate the well-worn tale with new energy."
‑ Michael Dequina,
"Too dark for it's own good...the fairytale's been sucked clean-dry"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"It's a dark and intense movie, filled with physical and emotional pain."
‑ Rob Gonsalves,
"Not bad dark retelling of the classic tale."
‑ Kevin Carr, 7M Pictures
More reviews for Snow White: A Tale of Terror on Rotten Tomatoes