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Beauty and the Beast (1976)

TV Movie  |   |  Family, Fantasy, Romance  |  3 December 1976 (USA)
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A beautiful girl agrees to marry a hideous, deformed beast and live in his castle in order to save her father's life.

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A beautiful girl agrees to marry a hideous, deformed beast and live in his castle in order to save her father's life.

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Re: Release this movie
28 November 2004 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Ditto! How can we have vaults filled with clunkers and something with this power and grace remain unavailable?

I saw this television presentation over a quarter of a century ago and for my money, it was one of the most lovely things television ever gave me. One thing about Scott; he seemed incapable of turning in a bad performance no matter how vicious or viscous the material. But when

there was a marriage of man and material, like in Patton, or the Hospital, or even in (critics be damned) They Might be Giants, one was in for a rare treat. Now that this great actor has gone from us, can't we have his lovely work along with all those turkeys he graced?


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