Extraordinary Facts About The Original Beauty And The Beast

With the live film version of Beauty and the Beast now out, lots of secrets behind the original Disney animation have been uncovered. Want to know more? Click on!

1. Beauty And The Beast’s Origins

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There were two attempts by Walt Disney in the ’30s and ’50s to adapt Beauty and the Beast into an animated film, however, writers found the story’s “claustrophobic” second half too difficult to adapt into something more lighthearted.

Next: The inspiration came from a French film!