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Beauty and the Beast is an romance movie directed by Bill Condon and starring Paige O’Hara, Robby Benson, Richard White and Jerry Orbach and David Ogden Stiers. The movie was written by Stephen Chbosky (screenplay by), Evan Spiliotopoulos (screenplay by). The film has a $25 million budget with a 84-minute running time. Beauty and the Beast currently has a 7.2 IMDb rating, based on 218397 and 65 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated G.

release date for Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast release date

When does Beauty and the Beast come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Beauty and the Beast (2012)is January 13, 2012.

When will Beauty and the Beast be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Beauty and the Beast DVD/Blu-ray release date is PENDING. The estimated DVD release date is April 2012. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in April 2012. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Beauty and the Beast budget

How much did Beauty and the Beast cost to make?

$25,000,000 budget

The movie cost $25 million to make.

Beauty and the Beast movie poster

Beauty and the Beast rating

G Rated

Beauty and the Beast is rated G. G rating means all ages are admitted. The material will not offend parents for viewing by children.

Beauty and the Beast reviews

7.2 IMDb 65 Metascore

The movie currently has a 7.2 of out 10 IMDb rating and 65 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.

Beauty and the Beast trailer

Beauty and the Beast plot summary

What is Beauty and the Beast about?

Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who’s been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle’s enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all — that true beauty comes from within.

Synopsis from IMDb A selfish prince is cursed to become a monster for the rest of his life, unless he learns to fall in love with a beautiful young woman he keeps prisoner.

The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.

Beauty and the Beast cast

Who is in Beauty and the Beast?

Paige O'Hara in Beauty and the Beast Paige O’Hara as Belle (voice)
Robby Benson in Beauty and the Beast Robby Benson as Beast (voice)
Richard White in Beauty and the Beast Richard White as Gaston (voice)
Jerry Orbach in Beauty and the Beast Jerry Orbach as Lumiere (voice)
David Ogden Stiers in Beauty and the Beast David Ogden Stiers as Cogsworth / Narrator (voice)

Beauty and the Beast box Office

How much did Beauty and the Beast make?

$377,350,553 worldwide

The film has made over $377 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.

Beauty and the Beast details

Theatrical Release Date: January 13, 2012
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: PENDING
Film Budget: $25 million
Box Office: $377 million
Length: 84 minutes
Genre: Romance, Family, Animation, Fantasy, Music
Language: English

Beauty and the Beast facts

How long is Beauty and the Beast?

The movie is 84 minutes long (1 hour and 24 minutes).

What year did Beauty and the Beast come out?

The movie is out on January 13, 2012. The movie has been out for .

Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Paige O’Hara plays as Belle (voice).

Who is the director of Beauty and the Beast?

Bill Condon directed the movie.

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