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Beauty and the Beast ( La Belle et la Bete )

Once upon a time, in a world of magic and wonder, the true love of a beautiful girl finally dispelled the torment of a feral but gentle-hearted beast. "Beauty and the Beast" ("La belle et la bete") is a landmark feat of cinematic fantasy in which master filmmaker Jean Cocteau conjures spectacular visions of enchantment, desire, and death that have never been equaled.

Year: 1946
Genre: French Cinema, Fantasy Films, Best of the 1940s, Alice Members' Top 100, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die)
Country: France
Director: Jean Cocteau
Starring: Josette Day, Jean Marais
Duration: 100 Minutes
Rating: PG
Subtitles: Yes
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Location in store: Foreign (France)

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