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That Risen Snow: A Scary Tale of Snow White and Zombies by Rob E. Boley (2014)

Review by CJ

that-risen-snow

Page count:
242 [excluding acknowledgments and about the author]

Format:
Kindle eBook

ASIN:
B00JH1WUF6

 

When Snow White’s Prince arrives to deliver true love’s kiss, things don’t exactly go according to plan. Instead of a happily ever after, Snow awakens to a hunger that only human (or dwarf) flesh will satisfy. Can the seven dwarfs and Snow’s Prince save her from what she has become or will they join her in the world of the undead?

That Risen Snow is the first book in The Scary Tales series.

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The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016)

Review by CJ

The Huntsman Winter's War

Director:
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan

Starring: 
Chris Hemsworth, Jessica Chastain, Emily Blunt, Charlize Theron

Other notable appearances:
Nick Frost, Alexandra Roach, Sheridan Smith, Rob Brydon, Liam Neeson

Running time:
114 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Maleficent, Oz The Great and Powerful

 

When Freya’s (Blunt) daughter is killed, it unleashes a power within her that allows her to begin her own frost kingdom separate to her sister Ravenna’s (Theron). Freya raises an army of loyal huntsmen including Eric (Hemsworth) and Sara (Chastain) to overpower and claim neighbouring kingdoms.

Eric and Sara rebel and plan an escape from the frost queen but are caught. They are both to be killed but Eric survives thanks to bumbling henchmen. When Freya’s plans threaten to take over Eric’s new home, he must fight to keep and regain what was his.

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Disney Princess Film Festival 2014: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)

Review by CJ

Snow White

Director:
William Cottrell, David Hand, Wilfred Jackson, Larry Morey, Perce Pearce, Ben Sharpsteen

Starring:
Adriana Caselotti

Other notable appearances:
Pinto Colvig, Billy Gilbert, Otis Harlan, Scotty Mattraw, Roy Atwell

Running time:
83 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Pinocchio 

 

The wicked Queen, infuriated that she is no longer the fairest in the land, sends the huntsman to kill Snow White and return with her heart. Unable to go through with the act, the huntsman sends Snow White running into the woods where she comes across a house belonging to seven dwarves. When the wicked Queen discovers that Snow White still lives, she takes matters into her own hands.

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