Beauty and the Beast 1991

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Beauty and the Beast ★★★★ 1991 (G)

Wonderful Disney musical com bines superb animation, splendid characters, and lively songs about a beautiful girl, Belle, and the fearsome and disagree able Beast. Supporting cast includes the castle servants (a delightful bunch of household objects). Notable as the first animated feature to be nominated for the Best Picture Oscar. Destined to become a classic. The deluxe video version features a work-in-progress rough film cut, a compact disc of the soundtrack, a lithograph depicting a scene from the film, and an illustrated book. ♫Beauty and the Beast; Belle; Something There; Be Our Guest. 84m/C VHS, DVD. D: Kirk Wise, Gary Trousdale; W: Linda Woolverton; M: Alan Menken, Howard Ashman; V: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Rex Everhart, Richard White, Jesse Corti, Angela Lansbury, Jerry Orbach, David Ogden Stiers, Bradley Michael Pierce, Jo Anne Worley, Kimmy Robertson. Oscars '91: Song (“Beauty and the Beast”), Orig. Score; Golden Globes '92: Film—Mus./Comedy, Natl. Film Reg. '02.