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Snow White (1987)

Dame Diana Rigg (TV's "The Avengers"), Billy Barty ("Willow") and Sarah Patterson ("The Company of Wolves") as Snow White star in this feature-length, live-action, musical version of the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.

Director:

Michael Berz

Writers:

Michael Berz, Jacob Grimm (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Diana Rigg ... Evil Queen
Billy Barty ... Iddy
Sarah Patterson ... Snow White
Nicola Stapleton ... Snow White as a child
Mike Edmonds ... Biddy (as Mike Edmunds)
Ricardo Gil ... Kiddy
Malcolm Dixon ... Diddy
Gary Friedkin Gary Friedkin ... Fiddy
Arturo Gil ... Giddy
Tony Cooper Tony Cooper ... Liddy
Douglas Sheldon ... The King
Dorit Adi Dorit Adi ... Good Queen
James Ian Wright James Ian Wright ... Prince
Chana Eden ... 1st Lady in Waiting
Angela Levinson Angela Levinson ... 2nd Lady in Waiting
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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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She ran away from evil... and found her true love! See more »


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

MGM

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 June 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Snow White: A Cannon Movie Tale See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The snow is a mixture of Dead Sea salt and falling paper. See more »

Goofs

Snow White wears the corset on the front cover yet she only has it on when the queen laces her. See more »

Quotes

Snow White: [singing] Maybe there's a castle where/some nice prince has room to spare/we'd make a large but very lovely pair/and I could even stand up straight out there
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Soundtracks

Daddy's Knee
Performed by Nicola Stapleton and Douglas Sheldon
Music by Arik Rudich
Lyrics by Michael Berz
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The best adaptation ever!
3 December 2001 | by Liza-19See 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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