Christophe Gans (BROTHERHOOD OF THE WOLF) directed this stylish adaptation of the classic fairy tale, in which a headstrong woman named Belle (Léa Seydoux) is forced to live with the monstrous Beast (Vincent Cassel) in his remote castle. As time passes, Belle learns to appreciate the Beast's nobler qualities, and her love proves the key to lifting his curse. André Dussollier and Eduardo Noriega co-star.
Christophe Beaucarne - Director of photography, THE INNER LIFE OF MARTIN FROST
Christophe Gans - Director/Screenwriter
Mme. Leprince DeBeaumont
André Dussollier - French Actor
Max Volkert Martens
Vincent Cassel - Actor/"Hate"
Eduardo Noriega - Spanish Actor
Marie Gruber - Actress
Mickey Hardt - Luxembourgish actor, MAX HAVOC
Lea Seydoux - Actress
Dejan Bucin - Actor
Wolfgang Menardi - Actor
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Gans and Co. have given us a sumptuous and highly watchable take on the story that is a more than worthy work in its own right. It may be a tale as old as time, as the song goes, but this film breathes beautiful new life into it." - 09/23/2016 RogerEbert.com