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Beauty and the Beast (2017)

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An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.

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Disney's animated classic takes on a new form, with a widened mythology and an all-star cast. A young prince, imprisoned in the form of a beast, can be freed only by true love. What may be his only opportunity arrives when he meets Belle, the only human girl to ever visit the castle since it was enchanted.

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Rated PG for some action violence, peril and frightening images | See all certifications »

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$160,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$174,750,616 (USA) (17 March 2017)

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$471,097,384 (USA) (21 April 2017)
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Trivia

Ryan Gosling was offered the role of the Beast, but turned it down to appear in La La Land (2016) instead. Emma Watson was offered the lead role in that film, but turned down that film to star in this one. See more »

Goofs

When Belle and Maurice are locked in the asylum cart the mob go right behind the cart to get to the castle. When Belle escapes on Philippe, she goes left. She also manages to gain a cardigan/coat between the village and the castle. See more »

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Agathe: Once upon a time, in the hidden heart of France, a handsome young prince lived in a beautiful castle. Although he had everything his heart desired, the prince was selfish and unkind. He taxed the village to fill his castle with the most beautiful objects, and his parties with the most beautiful people. Then one night, an unexpected intruder arrived at the castle, seeking shelter from the bitter storm. As a gift, she offered the prince a single rose. Repulsed by her haggard ...
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The film title and part of the closing credits are accompanied by French subtitles, to pay homage to the fairy tale's French origins. See more »

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References Beauty and the Beast (1991) See more »

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Beauty and the Beast
Written by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman
Performed by Audra McDonald, Emma Thompson, and Ensemble
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Went with high hopes left with utter disgust
20 March 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie is bad. My now grown kids went with the wife and I. Kids wife and I loved the cartoon version some 25 plus years back. This movie don't compare in any way. Kids are also life long Harry Potter fans and thought they loved Emma Watson they went truly wishing to love this movie they left feeling there money was stolen and swearing off Disney. I felt I was stuck on a 2 hour lecture about the greatness of being a liberal and found the movie sickening. Hey to each there own but I wish never wasted a penny on this movie and I am a life long cartoon and kid movie fan


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