That Time Disney Remade Beauty and the Beast

In this video essay, Lindsay Ellis discusses the intent behind Disney’s 2017 live action remake of their own animated classic, Beauty and the Beast (1991), including a look at why Disney started making remakes in the first place, and why this one fails so miserably.

Lindsay Ellis

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Beauty and the Beast