Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Director: Bill Condon
Cast: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci
Plot: An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.
Genre: Fantasy / Musical
Awards: Nom. for 2 Oscars - Best Production Design, Best Costume Design
Rating: PG for some action violence, peril and frightening images
Distributor: Walt Disney Studios
IN RETROSPECT (Spoilers: NO)
My review written for CatchPlay Singapore is available here:
Verdict: The story still has its charm and beauty, but the magic seems manufactured in this largely tick-the-checkbox style movie.
The story still has its charm and beauty, but the magic seems manufactured in this largely tick-the-checkbox style movie ~ 3*/B- [ Dir. Bill Condon | 2017 | USA | Fantasy/Musical | 129 mins | PG ] BEAUTY AND THE BEAST / © Walt Disney Studios #beautyandthebeast #emmawatson #disney #beauty #beast #musical #romance #fantasy #liveaction #billcondon #rose