PG | | Family, Fantasy, Musical
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.
According to Disney, the first teaser trailer was viewed 91.8 million times in its first twenty-four hours. This makes it the most viewed teaser trailer in history (as of March 2017). Beating the previous record by Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) (eighty-eight million views), followed by Captain America: Civil War (2016) (sixty-one million views), each of which is a Disney movie as well. However, the teaser has dropped to twentieth place on the list as of February 2019, and the title for most viewed goes to Avengers: Endgame (2019), also owned by Disney.
Once upon a time, in the hidden heart of France, a handsome young prince lived in a beautiful castle. Although he had everything his heart desired, the prince was selfish and unkind.
Cogsworth: Master, it's time.
Agathe: He taxed the village to fill his castle with the ...
Despite being named the East and West Wings, the East Wing is actually on the west side of the castle, and the West Wing the east, as revealed by the location of the sun when rising and setting.
In the closing credits, the film title and crew credits come with a French subtitle to homage the French origins of the fairytale.
Some theaters and one of the Blu-ray releases have an overture that plays before the film.
$174,750,616 19 March 2017