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Beauty and the Beast (*****)

Hi all!

So this weekend I finally¬†got round to watching Beauty and the Beast at the pictures. Firstly, let me explain the significance of this film in my life. I’ve never been a massive fan of princesses, and as a child I found their helplessness and need to be saved more irritating than anything else. For this reason, Belle and Pocohontas were the only two “princess” films I could tolerate as a kid as they were the only two who took responsibility for their own fates, and so when I found out they were making a live action version of Beauty and the Beast I was more than a bit excited. Continue reading Beauty and the Beast (*****)