Beauty and The Beast - Dealing with Adolescence 101

Early Disney movies perpetuated the idea that, for every girl, one day their prince will come to save them. In this video essay, Trash Theory demonstrates how Beauty and the Beast, flips this idea, giving its female protagonist, Belle, agency, making her the one who has to save the Beast, rather than the other way around.

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Gary Trousdale

Beauty and the Beast