Videos You Need: Beauty and the Beast, Remade With Kittens

Given the disproportionate fondness among bookish girls for a) cats and b) Disney's Beauty and the Beast, this kitten remake is particularly appropriate. Delightful features include the visibly bored cat recruited to play the Beast and the 8-year-old narrator, who simply breezes past lyrics that she does not know and… » 3/06/14 7:20pm 3/06/14 7:20pm

Sure, We'll Go See Another Retelling of Beauty and the Beast

There's a new version of Beauty and the Beast on the horizon. Now for the weird part of this news, via IndieWire: It's directed by Christophe Gans, who's also responsible for Brotherhood of the Wolf and, uh, Silent Hill. His star is Léa Seydoux, whom you might recognize from Blue Is the Warmest Color. » 12/04/13 1:10pm 12/04/13 1:10pm

Belle and the Beast Search For Their Dream Castle on House Hunters…

To promote the shiny new castles in Disney World's New Fantasyland exhibit, Disney partnered with HGTV's House Hunters International to make this video about the Beast and Belle home shopping. Of course, Belle chose the castle with the largest library. Typical Belle! My favorite part is when the host says the great… » 12/05/12 11:45pm 12/05/12 11:45pm

Stars Are Just Like Us: Lady Gaga Likes to Get Stoned and Watch Disney …

In response to a gift from a fan at a recent concert, live joint smoker Lady Gaga broke out into a more than capable version of "Be Our Guest" from Beauty and the Beast. She then confessed that one of her secret simple pleasures is to get high and watch Disney movies. Does this mean that we can expect some Jerry… » 9/24/12 6:15pm 9/24/12 6:15pm

Emma Watson To Star In New Version Of Beauty And The Beast

Tale as old as time, true as it can be: Emma Watson will play Belle in a new live-action version of Beauty And The Beast, directed by Guillermo del Toro. We're not sure who will play the candlestick, or Gaston, or even if there will be a Gaston. But we do know that no one hits like Gaston, matches wits like Gaston, and … » 7/20/11 9:00am 7/20/11 9:00am

Disney's world may be rife with princesses, brides, bridesmaids and flower girls, but what happens after the wedding? You know, when said princesses get peas in their pods? Well L.A. Times writer Rosa Brooks points out that mothers don't fare very well in the wonderful world of Walt: "Pause for a moment to consider the… » 4/02/08 4:20pm 4/02/08 4:20pm