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Beauty and the Beast

Original title
Beauty and the Beast
Running time
85 min.
United States United States
Linda Woolverton (Original story: Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont)
Alan Menken
Walt Disney Pictures / Silver Screen Partners IV / Walt Disney Feature Animation
Animation. Fantasy. Romance. Musical. Kids | Fairy Tales / Fables. 3D
Movie Groups
Walt Disney’s Full-Length Animated Classics | Disney's Beauty and the Beast | Disney Princess | Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont Adaptations
Synopsis / Plot
Belle is a bright and beautiful young woman who's taken prisoner by a hideous beast in his castle. Despite her precarious situation, Belle befriends the castle's enchanted staff—a teapot, a candelabra and a mantel clock, among others—and ultimately learns to see beneath the Beast's exterior to discover the heart and soul of a prince.
1991: 2 Academy Awards: Best Original Soundtrack, Original Song. 6 Nominations
1991: 3 Golden Globes: Movie Comedy or Musical, OST, Song. 4 Nominations
1992: 2 BAFTA Nominations: Best Original Soundtrack and Visual Effects
1991: National Board of Review (NBR): Special Award for an animated movie
1991: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
1991: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Animated Feature
1991: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Picture
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