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5.0 out of 5 stars Disney's 1st and still greatest film. Was a little disappointed that they hadn't ...
Disney's 1st and still greatest film. Was a little disappointed that they hadn't chosen to extend the scree size to widescreen, but loved the option to have artwork around the corners of the screen rather than have the usually ugly black borders you get when a old film is updated to HD.
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3.0 out of 5 stars 5 star Film, Weak Release. The Extras Are....
This new Blu Ray release of the timeless classic Snow White contains one disc only.
It is the first disc from Disney s three disc set (2 Blu ray 1 DVD) from 2009.
A pity its only 1 disc, yes, but a welcome release for alot of people I'm sure.

The bonus features:

Audio Commentary by film historian John Canemaker
9 minute featurette Snow...
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5.0 out of 5 stars Disney's 1st and still greatest film. Was a little disappointed that they hadn't ..., 15 Aug 2014
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This review is from: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs [Blu-ray] [Region B and C] (Blu-ray)
Disney's 1st and still greatest film. Was a little disappointed that they hadn't chosen to extend the scree size to widescreen, but loved the option to have artwork around the corners of the screen rather than have the usually ugly black borders you get when a old film is updated to HD.
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19 of 24 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars 5 star Film, Weak Release. The Extras Are...., 26 Jun 2014
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This review is from: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs [Blu-ray] [Region B and C] (Blu-ray)
This new Blu Ray release of the timeless classic Snow White contains one disc only.
It is the first disc from Disney s three disc set (2 Blu ray 1 DVD) from 2009.
A pity its only 1 disc, yes, but a welcome release for alot of people I'm sure.

The bonus features:

Audio Commentary by film historian John Canemaker
9 minute featurette Snow White Returns
11 minutes of deleted scenes
Some Day My Prince Will Come music video
8 minute sneak preview of The Princess and The Frog
'Disney View' which paints the black borders above and below the image (leave it off!)
three games played with your remote control.

Technical features:

1080p HD, presented in 1:33:1 widescreen
DTS 7.1 HD surround sound in english
Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound in Hindi and Spanish
DTS 5.1 in Italian, Spanish and Dutch
Eniglish, Italian, Spanish and Dutch subtitles.

I personally feel that when it comes to the UK market, Disney treat us poorly with regard to price and content, but there ya go.

CLASSIC film, POOR UK release.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 21 Sep 2014
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At age 26 I thought I better buy Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as I seemed to be one of a very few group of people who has never seen it before.

It's a nice film. I wouldn't say it was "amazing", but I really did enjoy it & will be watching it again. I own a number of Disney shorts from the 1930's too so it's really nice to see how Disney developed from 7min cartoon shorts to a film lasting 1 hour & 20mins.

As for the DVD set I bought, there is no extra's, but the disk does have full subtitles. It's pretty hard to work out what review is for what set due to Amazon moving all the reviews all together, but there you go, That's Amazon for you! lol
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4.0 out of 5 stars The Fairest of them all (but only with a snowflake of extras), 2 July 2014
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This review is from: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs [Blu-ray] [Region B and C] (Blu-ray)
Based on the Grimms Bros fairy tale, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" remains the greatest film achievement in animation history. Filmed between 1934-1937, "Snow White" was the first full length colour animated feature told as a dramatic fairy tale. 77 years later, it still impresses viewers with its technical brilliance as well as with its emotional power. Creator Walt Disney proved a visionary and a pioneer; one can only be amazed by the attention paid to every aspect of this film, from the use of colours and sound to the storyline and character development, making it a landmark in movie history.

The quality of the image and sound is superb, the clarity and fullness that has been achieved is astounding. The restoration and remastering have removed all dust and scratches. Presented in its original 4:3 aspect ratio, the film makes its HD entry on bluray with 1080p HD picture quality and 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. The Disney company has done a spectacular job at remastering the video and audio tapes. The sound in particular is crispier and fuller than ever before, it is remarkable what has been done with a mono audio track that now takes full advantage of the capabilities of a multi-speaker home theatre system.

In contrast with the US bluray release of 2009, this EU edition disappoints greatly when it comes to extras; some audio commentary, a small featurette, a music video, and 11 minutes of deleted scenes, are very little bonus material for a bluray release of one of Disney's most celebrated films. This is where this release fails to excite, so, for those who wish to experience and enjoy a spectacular package, they should look out for the Platinum or Diamond editions, available at a higher price, but full of exclusive bonus features (clocking even up to 25 hours in total on some editions!).

"Snow White" is a crowning achievement that deserves a place in every home library. It is probably the best family film ever to deal with the foundation for growing up, in mythical terms at least. Most may have seen this movie as children, but I think only when watching it again as adults can make obvious why this film is held in such reverence. "Snow White" is much more than a movie, it is art at the highest level, and like all great art, its magic is timeless. Despite the lack of extras, it is still a purchase of the highest standards, a precious addition to enhance any collection, and one to cherish forever.
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5.0 out of 5 stars myself and my wife thoroughly enjoyed watching it and will do again and again, 17 Aug 2014
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A lovely DVD, myself and my wife thoroughly enjoyed watching it and will do again and again.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 15 Aug 2014
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Lots of happy memories from the past when seen at the cinema.lovely to keep and watch again
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent value for money, 18 Aug 2014
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Excellent price for this DVD which has been advertised elsewhere for double the price
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 2 Sep 2014
This review is from: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs [Blu-ray] [Region B and C] (Blu-ray)
Who in their right mind wouldn't love a Disney d.v.d, very happy with my purchase.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Disney at its best., 23 Oct 2014
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One of my favourite disney films. Suitable for all the family.
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5.0 out of 5 stars fab film!, 10 Sep 2014
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A lovely film, a Disney classic that has been well remastered.
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