'Beauty and the Beast' debut weekend earnings revised up - Washington Post

NEW YORK — Disney's live-action “Beauty and the Beast” was an even bigger hit than first thought. The film's weekend box office earnings were revised up nearly $5 million from estimates Sunday. In final figures Monday, Disney said “Beauty and the ...and more »

A Beauty of an Opening Weekend - Vanity Fair

It's Monday, and if you're lunching with Emma Watson today, the bill is on her. Hello from Los Angeles, where we're tallying a box-office Beast, reading Robert Redford's mail, and polishing Haim Saban's star. Sign up to receive Rebecca Keegan's HWD ...and more »

'Beauty' proves a beast in sales, smashing box-office records - Yahoo News

Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" shattered box office records in its opening weekend, taking a monster $175.7 million in North America and $357 million in total, according to industry data released Monday. The film, featuring "Harry Potter" star Emma ...and more »

Here's The Truth Behind That Viral 'Beauty And The Beast' Easter Egg - Huffington Post

For a tale as old as time, “Beauty and the Beast” fans seem to have a lot of new revelations. Last year, a fan theory saying “Beauty and the Beast” and “Aladdin” were secretly connected went viral. According to the theory, when Belle talks about a book ...and more »

'Beauty and the Beast': Everything you need to know - USA TODAY

Beauty and the Beast is a box-office smash. The tale as old as time appears to be fascinating audiences everywhere, pulling in a record $170 million, a new best for March releases and the year's top opening so far. What is there to know about the movie ...and more »

Does Belle From 'Beauty and the Beast' Suffer From Stockholm Syndrome? We Asked an Expert. - Yahoo Movies (blog)

Belle and the Beast in the 1991 animated Beauty and the Beast. (Photo: Walt Disney Pictures c/o Everett Collection). More. Is it love or is it Stockholm syndrome? That's a question that feminist fans of Beauty and the Beast have been wrestling with ...and more »

Kuwait Censors Pull Disney's Beauty and the Beast for Edits - U.S. News & World Report

Disney's new Beauty and the Beast has been pulled from cinemas in Kuwait after censors raised concerns over the film's content. | March 20, 2017, at 12:30 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Kuwait Censors Pull Disney's Beauty and ...and more »

How Disney Subtly Made 'Beauty And The Beast' More Feminist - Huffington Post

The new film goes to great lengths to demonstrate Belle's agency in every part of the story. By Emma Gray. Disney. A tale of two Belles: 1991 and 2017. For women who grew up in the late '80s and early '90s, few characters loom larger than Belle from ...and more »

Beauty and the Beast Broke 5 Records in Its Opening Weekend - Glamour

Considering Beauty and the Beast has been taking over our news feeds for weeks, it's no surprise that there's still more BATB news to go around now that the movie is finally in theaters. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Beauty and the Beast has ...and more »

Disney's 'Beast' Confirms My Stock Thesis - Seeking Alpha

Because of the type of film it is in relation to the overall Disney studio strategy, this success illustrates the power of the company's brand. Those on the sidelines have no choice but to consider the stock now. Disney (NYSE: DIS) succeeded over the ...and more »