Snow White: A Tale of Terror
Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)

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… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1997
DVD Release Date: January 11, 2000
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's an unappealing dark adult version of the classic Grimm Brothers' fairy tale of the Snow White story.

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Michael Dequina

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.

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Clint Morris

Too dark for it's own good...the fairytale's been sucked clean-dry

Rob Gonsalves

It's a dark and intense movie, filled with physical and emotional pain.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Not bad dark retelling of the classic tale.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Interesting version of Snow White. Not quite a horror movie, it does have some of those elements, bringing the story much closer to how the Brothers Grimm told… More
Dean McKenna
Returning to the Brothers Grimm no doubt was intended to remove the cloying taint of Disney and other sanitised adaptations, but this rendition of the wholesome… More
Wahida K
The Creepy version of Snow White!
Kylie B
Perhaps one of the best fairy tale adaptations ever made. This is a truly Grimm Fairy tale - atmospheric, dark and sinister. Not for kiddies.
Ginny  X
If Nursery Rhymes were derived from certain events in history, why cant fairytales be glossied up stories of certain people from the… More
Emily Armstrong
This is a really good horror period peice. Everyone is good in this movie and the story is stellar.