Beauty and the Beast is a 2017 American 3D musical romantic fantasy film directed by Bill Condon from a screenplay written by Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos.
The movie is a co-production between Walt Disney Pictures and Mandeville Films, Beauty and the Beast is a remake of Disney’s 1991 animated movie of the same name.
The film features an ensemble cast that includes Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as the titular characters with Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson in supporting roles.
The storyline is A young prince, imprisoned in the form of a beast, can be freed only by true love. What may be his only opportunity arrives when he meets Belle, the only human girl to ever visit the castle since it was enchanted.
The Movie received positive reviews from critics and has grossed $886 million worldwide against $160 million budget.
Till the April, 2017 this is the highest grossing movie of 2017 and the 45th highest-grossing film of all time in Hollywood.