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Watch: Beauty and the Beast

Emma Watson brought her box office appeal and made Beauty and the Beast one of the most anticipated movies of 2017.

I have long waited for this movie.  
And I loved the animated version which captured our then innocent hearts in the early 1990’s.

Although I am much more fond of Mulan, Belle for me is step above all other Disney Princesses.
She likes to read and does not want to be married (yey!).
So I quickly got myself a buddy to watch this one at the earliest opportunity.

Afterall, how can I resist finding out if Hermione can also sing?

And the verdict?


The whole movie was a 2 hour-melt-in-your-heart moment.
The effects are mesmerizing and funny.

I never expected to fall in love with teacups and candlesticks but I did.

And Beast?  He was a  rough, sarcastic, well read and intimidating beast.  But a charming one too.

Belle was just so different – independent, opinionated and inventive.  Just the kind of heroine we want our children to be.

I can’t wait for Disney to do this same magic to their other animated projects.  I just hope they pick Mulan next.


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- Unknown