Walt Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” movie (starring Emma Watson) seems to be accelerating Box office with an U.S domestic estimate of $317M and foreign estimate of $373M totally around estimate of $690M worldwide — which is the first movie of this year taking a big lead to reach the $1B mark worldwide (according to Box Office Mojo). Domestically (In U.S), during the opening weekend, it made around $174M released in over 4210 theaters since March 17, 2017 (just 10 days). Will it make to top 20 list of all-time worldwide box office? Will be interesting to watch how this shapes up in the next 2 weeks.
Here are top Critic reviews (positive and negative) about this movie and it might be worth to watch in big screen (view showtimes near you).
Rotten Tomatoes: With an enchanting cast, beautifully crafted songs, and a painterly eye for detail, Beauty and the Beast offers a faithful yet fresh retelling that honors its beloved source material
The Wall Street Journal: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Review: Live Actors, Dead Wrong
Common Sense Media: Fantastic but scarier remake of the “tale as old as time.”
NY Times: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ reveals in joy and entertainment
Vulture: The New Beauty and the Beast Is a Lifeless Re-creation of the Original
Washington Post: Remake of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ convincingly springs to life
Have a great weekend !!!