film: la belle et la bete (2014)


La Belle et la Bête (2014) - Official French Trailer 

At present the film is still available to watch on Netflix (with handy English subtitles, not a dub!), if anyone’s interested… ❤


Children believe what we tell them. They have complete faith in us. They believe that a rose plucked from a garden can plunge a family into conflict. They believe that the hands of a human beast will smoke when he slays a victim, and that this will cause the beast shame when a young maiden takes up residence in his home. They believe a thousand other simple things. I ask of you a little of this childlike simplicity, and, to bring us luck, let me speak four truly magic words, childhood’s open sesame: “Once upon a time…" 

La Belle et la Bête (2014) Dir. by Christophe Gans