Beauty and the Beast
◗ Stars: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline, Ewan McGregor, Emma Thompson. ◗ Director: Bill Condon ◗ Rating: PG
◗ Reviewer’s last word: Fear not, Disney’s live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast doesn’t trample on the animated classic you remember so fondly. Director Bill Condon has lovingly updated the fairy tale. Star profile: Emma Watson ◗ Quirky fact: Was offered the titled lead in Cinderella but turned it down. ◗ Best known for: Harry Potter, Noah, The Bling Ring, This Is The End. ◗ If you like this movie you’ll like these: Cinderella, Into The Woods, The Jungle Book, The BFG.
◗ Quote: “I could be 100 years old and in my rocker, but I’ll still be very proud that I was part of the Harry Potter films.”