The Beauty and the Beast screenplay was written by Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos based on the 1991 film, the screenplay for which was written by Linda Woolverton. Read both scripts and compare!
Beauty and the Beast
The original Beauty and the Beast script (1991) was written by Linda Woolverton with lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. This script is labeled as the “First Draft.” Beauty and the Beast was the first animated movie ever to be nominated for Best Picture at the Academy
by John Bucher (@johnkbucher) Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is taking the box office by storm, as it has every time a new iteration of the story has been released. We could chalk the success up to brilliant casting, memorable music, or simply the magical wand of Mickey Mouse. But those