BEAUTY AND THE BEAST comes to home market June 6, plenty of bonus materials
May12

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST comes to home market June 6, plenty of bonus materials

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST has enchanted audiences for the past several months and now that magic is ready to come home and it brings with it a plethora of bonus materials. In a rare movie the movie becomes available on all formats on the same day. Traditionally Disney’s biggest titles arrive first on digital formats and later to physical copies. BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is available on Digital HD, Blu-ray™, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD...

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‘Beauty and the Beast: A Christmas Rose’ coming to Pasadena Civic, Dec 15 – 24
Apr19

‘Beauty and the Beast: A Christmas Rose’ coming to Pasadena Civic, Dec 15 – 24

Lythgoe Family Panto in association with The Pasadena Playhouse expands this holiday season at The Pasadena Civic Auditorium with their newest production BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, A CHRISTMAS ROSE.  It will be directed by Sheldon Epps and choreographed by Mandy Moore, with book by Kris Lythgoe and Michael Orland serving as musical arranger and supervisor. Bonnie Lythgoe will serve as Executive Director and oversee the production.  Casting...

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST hits 1 Billion dollars worldwide
Apr13

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST hits 1 Billion dollars worldwide

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST fans around the world pushed Disney’s live-action adaptation past the $1 billion mark at the global box office, making it 2017’s highest-grossing film worldwide to date, the highest grossing live-action movie musical of all time and a global phenomenon. And there is no other place to see it like the EL CAPITAN THEATRE. Here is our update from our special day seeing the beautiful movie. BEAUTY AND THE...

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PICTORIAL: Six Must-See Things for BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the El Capitan Theatre
Mar28

PICTORIAL: Six Must-See Things for BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the El Capitan Theatre

Smashing box office records the past two weekends, Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is huge hit but if you haven’t seen it yet then you will find no better way to enjoy the beautiful film than at Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre. They always do it up big at the El Capitan and for this special engagement, there’s a custom Swarovski crystal curtain, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST costum/prop exhibit, a custom curtain pre-show,...

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You haven’t seen BEAUTY AND THE BEAST yet, it’s ok, here’s what you need to know about the soundtrack
Mar21

You haven’t seen BEAUTY AND THE BEAST yet, it’s ok, here’s what you need to know about the soundtrack

You haven’t seen BEAUTY AND THE BEAST yet but that’s ok, you’re going to do the right thing and eventually get yourself to the theater as soon as you can. But for now, you might be wondering–just what exactly did Disney do to the music of the beloved animated classic? In a word, they did it good! Surely, they couldn’t have gone too far off track as they brought on the original composer Alan Menken and...

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Building a masterpiece that’s a ‘Tale As Old As Time’
Mar15

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Building a masterpiece that’s a ‘Tale As Old As Time’

As Disney fans, we have all heard the sweet melodies of those iconic songs, those lyrics that move us every time we hear them combined with the visuals that stunningly match what’s being sung perfectly. I’m of course talking about the title track to the animated masterpiece that is Disney’s original BEAUTY AND THE BEAST released all the way back in 1991. It’s a story that relates to all of us in some way or another whether it be the...

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REVIEW: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST delivers suprisingly powerful emotional punch
Mar08

REVIEW: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST delivers suprisingly powerful emotional punch

Disney is bound and determined to turn their vast library of animated classics into big budget live action spectaculars, and while not every one has been a home run, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST cannot afford to be anything but a grand slam. The 1991 animated film is beloved on a level that prompts regular people to become defensive fanzillas. Everyone loves Belle, everyone loves the songs, everyone loves it. Even non-Disney fans can wax...

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Don’t call me Adam… name struggles to continue with new BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Mar07

Don’t call me Adam… name struggles to continue with new BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

Adam is not a Disney Prince. At least not yet and not in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. Many a passionate Disney geek can attest to the fact that despite the popular fan assumption, the name “Adam” is NOT the name for the titular creature in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. In the original 1992 animated classic, he is always referred to as either “the Beast” (by everyone including Belle) or as “Master” by all the...

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WATCH: Emma Watson on being Belle in upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Mar06

WATCH: Emma Watson on being Belle in upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

The newest featurette that Disney has released from a behind-the-scenes look at the live action remake of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST has Emma Watson and cast explain how Belle is the first modern day women who doesn’t necessarily want to become a princess. Emma explains what it was like to play Belle and how much it meant to her as well. The film stars: Emma Watson as Belle; Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston, the...

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Josh Gad and Luke Evans performed “Gaston” and it was kind of amazing!
Mar05

Josh Gad and Luke Evans performed “Gaston” and it was kind of amazing!

.@joshgad and Luke Evans joined @AIMenken for an amazing performance of Gaston! pic.twitter.com/AJewxIZ6Gw — MouseInfo (@MouseInfo) March 5, 2017 Actors Luke Evans (Gaston) and Josh Gad (Lefou) performed live their number “Gaston” from the upcoming BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at a press conference today in Beverly Hills. Gad took the opportunity to throw in a fun off-script jab during finale when spelling out Gaston’s...

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