'Mirror Mirror' and 'Snow White and the Huntsman' only the latest redundant cinematic pair
10 times when Hollywood made the same movie twice - at the same time
This Friday, a new take on the Snow White legend is coming to the big screen. In June, a new take on the Snow White legend is coming to the big screen. No, you're not seeing double.
Since "Mirror Mirror" and "Snow White and the Huntsman" aren't the only seemingly cloned films in studio history to hit the multiplex within months of each other, we thought it was a good time to take a look at those not-so-rare occasions where studios think alike, where two nearly-identical films get the simultaneous green light and then find themselves in a race to the screen. And, like most races, there can be only one winner...usually.