Beauty and the Beast: A Hymn to the Cult of Love

Review of Beauty and the Beast, Directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk WiseWhen you think Disney, you think of bright colors, a mouse, princesses, enchanted castles, music and song, and possibly overpriced theme parks. But perhaps above all, you think of childhood. Disney specializes in a certain kind of entertainment (or marketing). It speaks to children, including the inner sort—those who are still under the age of 12 and those of us who remember being so once upon a time. Disney is all about … [Read more...]