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“…I found a book of fairy tales, and read one called ‘Beauty and the Beast.’
In this story, a beautiful young woman finds herself the forfeit of a bad bargain made by her father.
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One of my favorite things in the world are Disney movies and many of my favorites seem to have princesses on them. I’m a huge fan of the Disney Princesses but I hate when they do this sparkly and flowery designs to sell merchandising to little girls, it’s hideous. 578 more words
Re-released by the BFI, La Belle et La Bête is a sumptuous fairy tale and a timeless classic.
Before the Disneyfication of this timeless fairy tale, French poet/novelist/filmmaker, Jean Cocteau, had made something much more sensual, magical and atmospheric. 562 more words