Released on October 8, 2002 was Walt Disney Home Entertainment's second Platinum Edition title, Beauty and the Beast, in which this new version debuted in IMAX theaters on January 1, 2002 (although first planned in late 2001). This DVD remained available until January 31, 2003.
Disney's most acclaimed and beloved film just got even better! With its incomparable blend of magic and award winning music, Beauty and the Beast won the prestigious Golden Globe for Best Picture and is the only animated film ever nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award®. Now magnificently restored and remastered, Beauty and the Beast, features an all new song, "Human Again" seamlessly integrated into the film.
And in this groundbreaking 2-Disc Platinum Edition DVD, you'll enter the Beast's castle and explore its many secrets- with three versions of the film, never before seen movie secrets, exciting games featuring all-new animation and more!
Be Our Guest, as one of Disney's most critically acclaimed and award-winning films of all time just got even better!
With its incomparable blend of magic, Beauty and the Beast won the prestigious Golden Globe and is the only animated film ever nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award®.
This classic tale as old is pun with magical moments and unforgettable characters including the book-loving Belle, the unsightly Beast, Cogsworth the pompous clock, Lumiere the lovestruck candelabra and the kindly Mrs. Potts - and now this tale of love and enchantment is new again with a never-before-released fully animated song. You'll see your favorite characters in the castle sing, dance and rejoice at the thought that they may be "Human Again," voiced by the original and seamlessly integrated into the original movie.
Disney magic reigns supreme in this triumphant Special Edition - a must for every video collection.
- 3 Enchanting Versions of the Film
Special Edition, Original Theatrical Release, Work-In-Progress Edition
- Music Video: Beauty and the Beast
Performed by Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson
- All-new Music Video: Beauty and the Beast
Performed by Jump5
- Never-Before-Released Behind-the-Scenes Footage
- Filled with All-New Exciting Games
|1||Blue warning screens||October 3, 2000|
|2||Walt Disney Home Entertainment logo||July 17, 2001|
|3||Coming Soon to Theaters||December 14, 1999|
|4||Teaser trailer for Treasure Planet||September 17, 2002|
|5||Trailer for The Jungle Book 2||October 8, 2002|
|6||Coming Soon to Own on Video & DVD||December 14, 1999|
|7||Trailer for Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (Special Edition)||October 8, 2002|
|8||Video preview for Lilo & Stitch||October 8, 2002|
|9||Trailer for Sleeping Beauty (Special Edition)||October 8, 2002|
|10||Commercial for Walt Disney World||October 8, 2002|
|11||Join Us After The Movie
(Beauty and the Beast)
|October 8, 2002|
|12||Feature Presentation||November 27, 2001|
|13||Full Screen Format Disclaimer||July 11, 2000|
|14||THX logo||February 4, 1997|
|15||Beauty and the Beast
|January 1, 2002|
|16||Sneak Preview for Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (Special Edition)||October 8, 2002|
|17||"Coming Soon to Theaters" Bumper||December 14, 1999|
|18||Trailer for The Lion King IMAX re-release||October 8, 2002|
|19||Commercial for Disney Princess||October 8, 2002|
|20||Music Video: "Beauty and the Beast"
Performed by Jump5
|October 8, 2002|
- Once Upon a Time...
- Gaston Stops Belle
- Maurice Come Upon a Castle
- Gaston Proposes to Belle
- Belle Goes in Search of Maurice
- Belle's New Home
- An Invitation to Dinner
- "Be Our Guest"
- The West Wing
- Belle Tend to the Beast's Wounds
- Something Special For Belle
- "There's Something There"
- "Human Again"
- "Beauty and the Beast"
- Gaston's Evil Plan in Action
- "Kill the Beast"
- The Castle Under Attack
- Gaston and the Beast
- The Transformation
- End Credits
- Atlantis: The Lost Empire (January 29, 2002)
- Peter Pan (February 12, 2002)
- Disney's American Legends (February 12, 2002)
- Mary Poppins (February 12, 2002)
- Hercules (February 12, 2002)
- Rolie Polie Olie: Growing Upsie Daisy (February 19, 2002)
- Rolie Polie Olie: Tooth on the Loose (February 19, 2002)
- Cinderella II: Dreams Come True (February 26, 2002)
- The Hunchback of Notre Dame (March 19, 2002)
- The Hunchback of Notre Dame II (March 19, 2002)
- Vault Disney Collection: Old Yeller (May 7, 2002)
- Vault Disney Collection: Pollyanna (May 7, 2002)
- Vault Disney Collection: Swiss Family Robinson (May 7, 2002)
- Vault Disney Collection: The Parent Trap (May 7, 2002)
- The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (25th Anniversary Edition) (May 7, 2002)
- Oliver & Company (Special Edition) (May 14, 2002)
- Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (June 18, 2002)
- Max Keeble's Big Move (June 18, 2002)
- The Great Mouse Detective (July 23, 2002)
- Robin Hood (July 23, 2002)
- The Fox and the Hound (July 23, 2002)
- Return to Never Land (August 20, 2002)
- Winnie the Pooh: Spookable Pooh (August 27, 2002)
- Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (August 27, 2002)
- Mickey's House of Villains (September 3, 2002)
- Monsters, Inc. (September 17, 2002)
- Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (Special Edition) (November 12, 2002)
In Other Countries
|Country of origin||Release date|
|South Korea||October 8, 2002|
|Japan||October 25, 2002|
|United Kingdom||November 2, 2002|
|Australia||October 21, 2002|
|France||October 22, 2002|
|Netherlands||October 16, 2002|
|Brazil||November 19, 2002|
|Germany||October 24, 2002|
|Spain||October 30, 2002|
|Italy||October 16, 2002|
|Finland||November 15, 2002|
|Norway||November 13, 2002|
|Sweden||November 3, 2002|
|Mexico||February 7, 2003|
|Denmark||November 13, 2002|
Beauty and the Beast aired on ABC November 10, 2002.