Director Edward L. Cahn
Music director Hugo Friedhofer
Country United States
Genre Family, Fantasy, Horror
|Release date June 29, 1962 (1962-06-29) (West Germany)December 8, 1962 (1962-12-08) (United States)|
Based on Beauty and the Beast by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont
Writer George Bruce (screenplay), Orville H. Hampton (screenplay), Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont (fairy tale)
Story by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont
Cast Joyce Taylor, Mark Damon, Eduard Franz, Michael Pate, Merry Anders, Meg Wyllie
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Beauty and the Beast is a 1962 American romantic fantasy film directed by Edward L. Cahn and starring Joyce Taylor and Mark Damon. It is based on the 18th century fairy tale Beauty and the Beast written by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont and features title creature make-up by the legendary Jack Pierce.
Shot in Technicolor and distributed by United Artists, the film is the first English language live action screen adaptation of the fairy tale story. Edward Small, the film's executive producer, described it as a "fairytale for everybody - no messages, no menace."
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ReferencesBeauty and the Beast (1962 film) Wikipedia
Beauty and the Beast (1962 film) IMDb Beauty and the Beast (1962 film) themoviedb.org