Snow White and the Huntsman | 2012 | Fantasy/Action (8/10)

Snow White and the Huntsman - Teaser Trailer

http://snowwhiteandthehuntsman.comIn the epic action-adventure Snow White and the Huntsman, Kristen Stewart (Twilight) plays the only person in the land fair...

Hollywood’s blockbusters are not made for us, but for the child in the young man. If they are to appeal to a wider audience, they also target young women (which is why “Twilight” star Kristen Stewart plays the female heroine here). 

The stories usually fit on a beer mat, are like sequels, too often comic book adaptations, or are knitted around a lowest common denominator, which in this case is “Everyone knows the fairy tale”. 

Ex-commercial filmmaker Rupert Sanders follows these marketing considerations when he pimps “Snow White” in the direction of CGI-soaked high fantasy à la “Lord of the Rings”. Instead of tightly laced bodices and poisoned combs.

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