Total Cataloged: 2

Jean Cocteau - The Beauty and the Beast (1947)

Jean Cocteau's sublime adaptation of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's fairy-tale masterpiece--in which the pure love of a beautiful girl melts the heart of a feral but gentle beast--is a landmark of motion picture fantasy, with unforgettably romantic performances by Jean Marais and Josette Day.

The Beauty and the Beast (1947)
By: Jean Cocteau
Topics: Fantasy romance
Movie - Creation

Torn between faith and science, and suffering hallucinations, English naturalist Charles Darwin struggles to complete 'On the Origin of Species' and maintain his relationship with his wife.

By: Jon Amiel, Randal Keynes
Topics: Biography: historical, political and military, Evolution