Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast is That the adaptation of a story by Madame de Villeneuve. Published anonymously in 1740 like La Jeune Américaine et les contes marins, it paints a portrait of a joyous Belle and touching girl who falls deeply in love with the Beasta cursed monster in search of salvation and love. In 1760, a children's variation was published. It was from this version that Jean Cocteau and then Walt Disney attracted on their adaptations. Overshadowed, the first version by Madame de Villeneuve has never been adapted to your screen... until today!