Beauty and the Beast
Studio: Disney Release Date : November 13, 1991 Series: Disney Theatrical Feature

Cumulative rating: No Ratings Posted

Associated Studio(s)

Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida

Synopsis

Belle, a bright and independent girl who yearns for something more, is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. As she befriends the enchanted objects who live there, and she learns to look beyond the beast's exterior to discover the gentle soul of the prince within.

Hashtag(s)

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Characters

Belle
(Voice: Paige O'Hara)
Beast
(Voice: Robby Benson)
Lumiere
(Voice: Jerry Orbach)
Cogsworth
(Voice: David Ogden Stiers)
Mrs. Potts
(Voice: Angela Lansbury)
Chip (III)
(Voice: Bradley Michael Pierce)
Gaston
(Voice: Richard White)
Lefou
(Voice: Jesse Corti)
Maurice (II)
(Voice: Rex Everhart)
Wardrobe
(Voice: Jo Anne Worley)
Chef Bouche
(Voice: Brian Cummings)
Fifi (III)
(Voice: Kimmy Robertson)

Music Sources

Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "Belle "
Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "Gaston "
Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "Be Our Guest "
Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "Something There "
Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "The Mob Song "
Ashman, Howard and Alan Manken : "Beauty and the Beast "


Awards

Won the 1991 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Original Score (Alan Menken)
Won the 1991 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Music, Original Song ("Beauty and the Beast")
Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar): Best Picture (The first animated film to be nominated in the category.)
Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar): Best Music, Original Song ("Be Our Guest")
Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar): Best Music, Original Song ("Belle")
Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar): Best Sound

Distributor(s)

Buena Vista Distribution

Clips Used In:

I Am With You

Trivia

  • This is the first animated film to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.

VHS

United States

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast Platinum Edition

DVD

United States

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast Platinum Edition
Beauty and the Beast 25th Anniversary Edition
Beauty and the Beast: 2-Movie Collection

BluRay Disc

United States

Beauty and the Beast (3 Disc DVD + BluRay)
Beauty and the Beast (25th Anniversary Edition)
Beauty and the Beast: 2-Movie Collection
Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast - Anniversary Edition

4K Ultra HD

United States

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast (Steelbook)

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 31484
MPAA Rating: G
Animation Type: Combined Standard Animation and Computer Animation (CGI)
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Country: United States
Original Language: English
Print Type: 35mm
Sound Type: Stereo: Dolby

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