your Cogsworth clocks, as time is ticking towards the release of Disney’s
live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast, which is available on Blu-ray
and DVD now.
be the tale as old as time, but it is never the same old story, especially with
the announcement of a brand new disc, boasting eight deleted scenes in addition
to an alternate version of one of the film’s musical numbers.
Bill Condon will introduce the collection of scenes that, mostly, revolve
around Gaston (My, what a guy, that Gaston!) and his pint-sized sidekick LeFou – including references to
some of the original animated film’s most iconic moments.
part? We’re not going to make you wait ‘til chapter
three to discover the previously unseen footage; instead we’re taking the
opportunity to wax lyrical (like Lumière)
over the scenes that, for one reason or another, ended up on the cutting
Plumette helps us to sweep up the discarded film, why don’t you prop your feet
upon the nearest footstool and pour yourself a piping hot cup of tea? After
all, it’s been bubbling, it’s been brewing!
Adele Ankers is a freelance writer by day and a bespectacled blogger by night, kind of like a superhero without the conceited cape. She is a self-confessed cinephile and the proud founder of her own perpetual movie marathon, comprised of genuine greats, forgotten oddities and everything in-between. All words are her own, including any use of emojis - which is the only other language that she is fluent in aside from English.