The Beauty and the Beast
Essential Art House
Original Title: La belle et la bête
Country of Origin: France
Production year: 1946
Director: Jean Cocteau
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 715515-032728
Running time: 1:33 (93 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: September 09, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#5580)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 09, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
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Overview
Jean Cocteau reinvented the fairy tale for the cinema with this enchanting, exquisitely realized version of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's fantasy romance. With all manner of unparalleled visual effects and photographic tricks, Cocteau makes the spellbinding tale of transformative love both ethereal and tangible, and his indelible images still haunt the cinema like no other.
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Genres
Fantasy
Drama
Romance
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Janus Films
 • Criterion
Audio format
French 
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 
Crew
Direction
Jean Cocteau....Director
Cast