Beauty and The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (also known as Beauty And The Beast 2) is a 1997 holiday animated film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. It is a direct-to video sequel to the 1991 animated film of the same name. In this movie, the Beast forbids Christmas (because his transformation from the Prince occurred during that time of year) until Belle, Cogsworth, Lumiere, Mrs. Potts, and Chip convince him that Christmas is a good holiday. The film also shows the time that the enchantress put the spell on the castle in the first film in more detail.
Obviously the Disney suits gave more than two figs about the legacy from the first Beast film, as they reassembled the former cast and spent some cash on production and tune-smithing for this straight-to-video effort. The events unfold between the time in the first film where Belle bartered herself to the Beast and her later return to the village to save her father. So the Beast's heart still hasn't been melted yet, and he's susceptible to the inky persuasions of Forte (Tim Curry), a malevolent pipe organ (and former music teacher to the prince). Belle is still trying to win over the Beast and decides that bringing Christmas to the castle will be the way to do it. Please control that gag reflex for this does work remarkably well, and though entirely unnecessary and certainly not a complement to the original, it doesn't tarnish its good name. --Keith Simanton
My young daughter really enjoyed this movie. I don't think that it compares to the original "Beauty and the Beast" which is really lovely, but it is a nice Christmas... Read morePublished 24 months ago by Sarah Ross
Not very Christmasy. Neither of my girls enjoyed this movie at all (ages 3 and 6). They have watched it once and never again. Total waste of money. Very disappointing.Published on Sept. 25 2012 by Adrienne Rombough
The quality of this DVD is excellent. My daughter just loves the story; she watched it over and over. It was a wonderful gift for the winter holyday.Published on Jan. 24 2012 by Michael
Merci les 2 produits sont arrivés en bon état et assez rapidement. Vendeur fiable et qui nous semble disponible. merci encore.Published on Jan. 7 2012 by ticail bambou