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As you can infer, this is my personal rank about Belle's outfits, one of the best dressed Disney animated females, in my opinion.


See also my list about link.


The brown sequel cloak
The brown sequel cloak

8. Brownish-red Cloak

Movies: Beauty and the Beast: Belle's Magical World

I know I can't expect so much from a sequel animation, but this cloak is awful. The color is too dark, I've never liked brown. Belle wears it with her blue dress and this is a really terrible combination. The hood also doesn't fit with her hair: brown hood with brown hair? Bad.

The every-day blue outfit
The every-day blue outfit

7. Casual Blue and White Outfit...
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This is my alltime favorite couple and i just want to write an article that is worthy of not just them but also the others who love this couple, so here is my best try.

They come from the 1991 Disney animated feature Beauty & the Beast and they have enchanted people´s imagination for almost 20 years now.


Belle
Belle, the beautiful and adventurous heroine of the story, she starts off with being a bit lonely and yearning for someone that whould listen and be interested in what she had to say about her books and to go on an adventure.
When she meets the Beast not only does she get someone...
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It has been a long time since I wrote an article so this might not be as good as my other work but I still hope that you will enjoy it.

Here I will tell you about the characters in the Movie Beauty and the beast that I wish we could have learned more about since they got little screentime and/or no explaination.

Babette (Human Form)
Babette (Human Form)

First off is Babette/Fifi/Featherduster:
What we know about Babette is that she is working as a maid in the Beasts castle and because of this she is transformed into a featherduster by the enchantress by the same spell that transformed the master into a Beast...
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Belle's introduction
Belle's introduction
This was one of the movies that I wanted to get (but I am getting it next month on DVD thank god)as it was so romantic yet very sad as it was one of the best Disney movies I have seen in years. So sit back and enjoy my countdown of the best scenes and why I like them.

#1 Belle’s introduction

Firstly I loved this song and this scene as she is the only one in blue and she likes to read books and sing along. I know pretty much the whole song off by heart as its so nice and it reflects on who Belle is as a person.

#2 Gaston song

I absolutely found this scene hilarious as there was a couple of drunken...
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There's something about the Enchantress!
There's something about the Enchantress!
Hi guys, I was inspired by a video on Youtube to write this article, so what you are going to read is my theory on whether or the Enchantress is really Prince Adam's mother.

A Valuable Lesson

In both the 1991 and 2017 versions, both his parents had died and his mother is so disappointed on her only son's behaviour as she watches him from the above. That she became the Enchantress to test him, ultimately turning him and the Enchanted Objects!

Retaliation

In the 2017 version, she is upset that her husband has shown his true nature of being a cruel, abusive and selfish man. That she retaliates by...
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Gaston's vain sister!!!
Gaston's vain sister!!!
Hi guys, I am not really sure whether or not Disney should introduce Gaston's sister if they make a sequel to the 1991 classic.

A Sexy Gaston's Sister!

Of course, we all love to see a beautiful and sexy but vengeful sister that goes by the name as Glinda or Gale! Her character will be very vengeful as mentioned, thinking that both Belle and Prince Adam killed her brother. Especially the latter! Until she decides to redeem herself in the end, forgiving the couple and finally accepting that he died of a freak accident.

Not Again!

Okay, if they include her, the story will be a repetition of the first story. Especially if her character is a vengeful out to kill Prince Adam!

A Sexy Villain or Not?

Do you want to see Gaston's sexy sister in a possible sequel?
No one has a sexy sister like Gaston!
No one has a sexy sister like Gaston!
posted by s3ptamber
Belle:
Papa, do you think I'm...odd?
Maurice:
My daughter odd? Where did you get an idea like that?
Belle:
I don't know. It's just that, well, people talk.
Maurice:
They talk about me, too.
Maurice:
No, we're not odd, its true
No fam'ly ever saner
Except one uncle who...well, maybe let that pass
In all you say or do
You couldn't make it plainer
You are your mother's daughter; therefore you are class
Belle:
So I should just accept
I'm simply not like them
Maurice:
They are the common herd
And you should take my word
You are unique: creme de la creme
No matter what you do
I'm on your side
And if my point of view
Is somewhat...
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posted by abbygrace
(Young Beast) 'Days in the sun, when my life has barely begun.
Not until my whole life is done, will I ever leave you?'
(Maestrol Cadenza) 'Will I tremble again? To my dear one's
gorgeous refrain?'
(Lumiere & Plumette) 'Will you now forever remain, out of reach
of my arms?'
(Mrs. Potts) 'All those days in the sun! What I'd give to relive just
one, undo what's done, and bring back the light!'
(De La Garderobe) 'Oh, I could sing, of the pain these dark days
days bring. The spell, we're under,
still, it's the wonder of us, I sing of, tonight!
(Belle) 'How in the midst of all this sorrow,
can so much love and hope endure?
I was innocent, and certain,
now I'm wiser, but unsure.
I can't go back into my childhood,
one that my father made secure,
I can feel the change in me,
I'm stronger now,
but still not free!
(All except Belle and Beast) Days in the sun,
will return, we must believe!
As lovers do,
days in the sun will come shining through!'
Here is a list of my favorite characters from my favorite movie.

I will begin with number 10 and work my way upward to number 1 so i hope you enjoy it and please let me know what you think.
Gaston
Gaston

At 10th and last place is Gaston
Gaston never was a character that i whould concider a favorite, he starts out the movie as a overconfident jerk who can´t take no for an answer which i always found annoying.
Then when he learns of the beast in the castle he changes into a villain that is at least worth your time but his personality didn´t get any better just from that.

But now when i watch the...
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posted by deedragongirl
Hello Beast!
Hello Beast!
Hi guys, since we heard the latter on Youtube, here are my opinion on both songs.

If I Can't Love Her

Since I got the Original Broadway Musical cast, I fell in love with this song. I was very disappointed that it was not going to make it into the film this year, because it plays an important role especially since it develops the beast's personality more.

Evermore

Okay, I heard Dan Steven's rendition for this year's movie, and I felt that it doesn't hold out as powerful and does not follow suit with If I Can't Love Her.
For strange reasons, it reminds me of Out There from the Hunchback of Notre Dame, especially the tempo and the lyrics itself.

Let The World Be Done With Me!

Ironically, these 2 songs are covered by Josh Groban, go ahead and listen to them, then you'll be the judge.
Toast to the Movie!
Toast to the Movie!
As you can infer, this is my personal rank about Belle's hairstyles.

See also my list about link.


4. Low Ponytail

Movies: Beauty and the Beast, Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas, Beauty and the Beast: Belle's Magical World.

The most usual Belle's hairstyle is my least favorite. I think it's very plain and it doesn't value Belle's pretty face. She has the low ponytail for the most part of the movies with different bows, but my favorite is the green one. The green bow fits perfectly with Belle's brown hair. I love the pink one too, pink/brown is also a good combination. I really dislike...
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Beast AKA Prince Adam, The tragic hero character from Walt Disney Animation Studios 30th Animated feature Beauty and the Beast.

He is one of my favorite chatracters ever and have been ever since I was a kid, but just like everrything he is not perfect.

Here I will go into detail on what I like and Dislike about him and I will try to explain the best I can.


Good Points
Here is the categories that i will talk about, I will use these on the bad parts aswell since there is always two sides to every coin.
His Appearence
He is the best looking Disney hero ever, he is a true chimera a combination...
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Belle, The beautiful female lead character in the 30th animated feature film from Walt Disney Animation Studios Beauty and the Beast.

She have always been my favorite Disney character but even if she is my favorite that doesn´t mean that she is perfect.

I will here explain what i like about her and what i dislike and after that i will explain my reasoning.

Good Points
Here is the categories that i will talk about, I will use these on the bad parts aswell since there is always two sides to every coin.
Her Looks
I love how she looks, brown hair and eyes is very nice and I like the fact that...
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posted by LisaForde
Tale as old as time
Tale as old as time
(I am Belle in this story so enjoy)


My name is Belle and I am 19 years old.I live near a French village in Chateau and I am an only child. My mother died when I was 3 years old while my father is still alive his 68 years old. He is an inventor. One day I was walking through the town when suddenly I met a womanizing moron named Gaston. He was big and strong and thought that he could win me over, but I don’t like guys who are rude or conceited. One day my father was going off to the fair but he ended up getting lost. So he stumbled across an enchanted castle guarded by a terrifying beast. As...
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posted by Silverrose1991
Hello! This is my first article and I hope you enjoy it. It's my ranking of Belle's outfits. I know this has been done before and I warn you my choices can be quite previsible. This list includes five gowns (four from the original movie and one from The Enchanted Christmas) and two cloaks.

7. Blue peasant dress

"This is... nice" - Madame de la Grande Bouche (musical)

Yes, it is. I like the shade of blue used and the neckline, but it is very plain. I prefer it with the apron, because it brings more variety in the coloring of the lower half.



6. Christmas gown

Again, it has nice coloring and...
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posted by deedragongirl
The Original Belle.
The Original Belle.
Hi guys, I would like to write some of my favourite actresses who play Belle the best, starting from the best to the lowest. Ready?

Paige O' Hara

I was really happy that Howard Ashman (RIP) made the right choice by choosing Paige to voice the 5th Disney Princess, he discovered her when she was doing the Showboat the Musical back during the late 80's.
I find both her speaking and singing voice relaxing and pleasant to listen to, she has a European sounding in it and sounds like Judy Garland at some point of the film.

Susan Egan

Another Broadway actress who originated the role for the Original...
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As an #ActuallyAutistic Gender Vague enby assigned Female At Birth Belle seems to fit MY "Female #Autism." She would rather read than talk to people aside from her father. Her fantasy world is all-consuming & adventure is her goal! The book she is reading at the beginning of the song is Jack and the Beanstalk which was one of my favorite fairy tales! The fact that Belle enjoys reading about a character of the opposite gender would be considered “Odd”. simply because Belle isn’t “Represented” though her longing for adventure is. Her adventure doesn’t just involve being kidnapped...
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Beauty and the Beast have always been my favorite movie inpart because of the story which i still love more than anyother story, but that made me curious on the original story so i decided to read it a few years ago and i liked it but not nearly as much as the Disney version.

Now i have re-read it and in honor of the DVD release i thought that i should write a comparison between the two version of the same story.

The Original Fairy Tale
The Characters

Lets start with the characters:
There are only two major characters in the fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast.

Beauty
Beauty is the female lead, she is...
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posted by LisaForde
BatB review
BatB review
Ok so I was over the moon when I got the combo pack of this film yesterday and I was a bit worried that it mightn’t work but luckily they had the DVD along with the Blu Ray version in the pack so I decided to watch it earlier.

The story is about a young French maid named Belle who is a bookworm and a shy person as she seems like an odd person as she is the only one who loves to read books and using her imagination. The first song in the movie is called Belle and I absolutely loved this song as it reflects on who Belle is as a person. She is an only child and her father is an inventor who...
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In the Great Wide Somewhere.
In the Great Wide Somewhere.
Well since I'm a fan of both films, I will be writing on how similarities both films are.

The Story

Since I grew up with both films, the intro starts off with a musical number that we grew to love. To which I will come to that later on as to how they are connected, as the story goes on. It goes from dark to happiness, especially the second half of the film.
The scene where Belle runs down the hill during her song reprise, is a reference to Maria during the opening number. Which is another topic that I will later talk about the character similarities for both Maria and Belle.

The Music & Songs...
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