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Question by Vedokos Namhatus: Will Kristen Stewart outshine Charlize Theron in Snow White and the Huntsman?
I would just like to hear your opinions regarding the respective roles. I know the movie is not out as yet so its purely curiosity. I DO thing Kristen Stewart is very beautiful, I have watched a lot of her, But I am South African and Charlize is our home girl. So I am abit bias, coz I don’t think much actors could touch her. So please give me your opinions in the beauty department and their acting.
Answer by James
What do you think? Answer below!
From the producer of Alice in Wonderland comes a new vision that turns a legendary tale into an action-adventure epic. The evil Queen Ravenna (Academy Award winner Charlize Theron) will rule forever if she can take the life of Snow White (Kristen Stewart), so she dispatches the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) to track her down. But the wicked ruler never imagined that the Huntsman would train the girl to become a brave warrior, skilled in the art of war. Filled with intense battles and spectacular visual effects, Snow White & the Huntsman is a thrilling experience that “shouldn’t be missed” – Shawn Edwards, Fox-TV.Definitely not your average retelling of the classic Snow White fairy tale, Snow White and the Huntsman is a dark, action-fantasy film that’s based more on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale than the well-known Disney version of the story. It features intriguing concepts, impressive special effects, and some disappointingly lackluster acting. The essence of the “Snow White” story is preserved in this recounting: the queen’s beautiful daughter Snow White, who is heir to the throne, is displaced and persecuted by an evil stepmother after her mother dies. Here, the evil stepmother Ravenna possesses a disturbing power to maintain her own perpetual youth by stealing youthfulness from the hearts of the young and beautiful, but her magic mirror warns that Snow White’s innocence and purity as she comes of age will destroy Ravenna’s chance at immortality. When Snow White escapes from the castle prison, Ravenna hires a downtrodden Huntsman to bring her back so that Ravenna can steal her youth and achieve personal immortality. But Snow White runs into a dark and sinister forest where mushrooms disperse hallucinogenic spores, trees come to life, flocks of bats spring from inanimate objects, and dwarves lurk in the shadows. The roles of the seven dwarves and the Huntsman in this version of the story prove to be quite different from the original, but what remain steadfast are Snow White’s inner strength and absolute goodness, and her stepmother’s innate evilness. This film is full of fascinating imagery that’s brought to life through powerful special effects, great costuming, and captivating cinematography–the scenes in the dark forest and the fairy-filled wilderness beyond are reason enough to see it. Unfortunately, the story moves a bit slowly and the acting by Kristen Stewart (Snow White) and Chris Hemsworth (Huntsman) is rather stoical and passionless and lacks chemistry, though Charlize Theron does stand out as a particularly disturbing Ravenna. –Tami Horiuchi
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Kristen Stewart confirms a Snow White and the Huntsman is coming 2015. Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth are not confirmed. Liberty Ross will def not be. S…
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Following a larger-than-expected opening weekend that saw Snow White and the Huntsman bring in $ 56 million domestic–which isn’t entirely all that great for a film with a $ 170 million budget, but anyway–Universal is looking to move forward with their long-held plans to turn Snow White into the franchise character the Brothers Grimm always intended her to become. The prolific David Koepp has been hired to put together a script for a sequel, and director Rupert Sanders is already in talks to come back and direct with all the gravitas he put in Huntsman. The main actors all have contracts that extend their stay into a trilogy, if Universal so desires, so Thor and the dead eyes of Kristen Stewart are certain to return to their eponymous roles. But will the titlbe be Snow White and the Huntsman and ZOMBIES or Snow White and the Huntsman and VAMPIRES…?
In what’s sure to be a grand spectacle, “Snow White and the Huntsman” is set to hold its world premiere in London, England today (May 14).
With live stream coverage available below, the red carpet extravaganza is taking place at Leicester Square with the film’s leading lady, Kristen Stewart, to be alongside her Evil Queen castmate, Charlize Theron.
Also in attendance will be The Huntsman, Chris Hemsworth, who’s appearance comes just after his lovely wife, Elsa Pataky, gave birth to their first child.
As for the film, “Snow White and the Huntsman” is “a twist to the fairy tale, as the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.”
Directed by Rupert Sanders, the movie is out in the U.K. on May 30 and in the U.S. on June 1.
During her appearing on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, Kristen Stewart revealed a new clip for the film “Snow White and the Huntsman.”
The scene features the “Twilight” cutie with co-star Chris Hemsworth and their encounter with a fierce looking troll.
In other news, Universal Pictures also released a new poster for the film, which will release in theaters on June 1.
The movie also stars Charlize Theron as the evil queen, Sam Claflin, Ray Winstone and Ian McShane.
Watch the clip below!
Offering up an added bonus ahead of the upcoming trailer debut, Universal Pictures has released two new clips from “Snow White and the Huntsman”.
With one of the short videos focusing on Chris Hemsworth’s ‘Hunstman’ character, the other gives viewers a behind the scenes peek at the fairy tale film intertwined with commentary by Chris, as well as Charlize Theron’s and Kristen Stewart.
The classic story’s motion picture reboot centers on a “Huntsman who is ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed, but instead winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.”
Directed by Rupert Sanders, “Snow White and the Huntsman” is all set to hit theaters on June 1, 2012.