Welcome to Beauty and the Beastly Minute, the podcast where we analyze and discuss the Disney 1991 film “Beauty and the Beast”, one minute at a time!

This is a fun, in depth look at a beloved classic film with hosts Carri Flores, Janay Hiatt, and Bobby Flores, along with guests ranging from friends and specialist to comedians and even people that worked on the film!

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 60: Chip’s Lullaby

Bobby is joined by a special guest co-host while Janay is away this week: his brother Johnny!
Shout outs to Popcorn and Pickles, Star Wars Minute, Indiana Jones Minute, The NeverEnding Minute, Mad Max Minute, MoviesbyMinutes, and The Turnaround
We discuss why the 2017 Beauty and the Beast really just can’t compare to the 1991 version
I am Jacques desperate attempt to barber, and does Jacques have a brother?
Parallels between The Wizard of Oz characters and Beauty and the Beast
We talk about Beast’s grooming and clothing choices as he preps for his big date
Johnny makes animators cry tears of joy and pain with his discoveries

Beauty and the Beast, Minute 59: Garden Signs, Swimming Time, and Floofiness

Blake Reilly joins us from Clerks Minute, The Blake and Sal Show, and Boy Meets Retrocast
Bunny bushes and Broadway versions of Disney
Debate on the seasons and Wardrobe
Grass sign and Ball Peen hammers
Minotaurs and swimsuits
We finally SPLASH back into the original movie!
Lumiere’s life coaching as Beast gets cleaned up

Beauty and the Beast, Minute 58: I Knew That

Why are they reading Romeo and Juliet?
Some background information about Romeo and Juliet, and William Shakespeare
Beast can’t read, and his and Belle’s reactions to that
We delve into the history of the French education system
After much deliberation, we decide on the Beast’s reading abilities
Shout out to Dark Knight Minute and Harry Potter Minute
The Palace of Versailles, and we’re still puzzling out the seasons and timeline
Joseph Hudson and the modern whistle

Beauty and the Beast, Minute 57: Cleaning the Beast’s Lair

In this episode we talk about minute 57 of Beauty and the Beast:

Which rooms are we in as they are cleaning?
The Brave Little Toaster/Launchpad from DuckTales/Dustpan
We go deep on the portrait that Babette is cleaning and make some discoveries
French military uniforms
We discuss who became all the mops and dishes
Doggoman and Throwcat

Beauty and the Beast, Minute 56: American Gothic, French Tea, British Servants

We dive in to minute 56 talking about the Wardrobe, voiced by Jo Anne Worley
We learn about the phrases “Savoir faire” and “Get down to brass tacks”
The “American Gothic” parody that Cogswoth and Mrs. Potts do, history of that painting and Grant Wood.
We’re back again to the debate on animated objects VS servants turned into objects
Addressing the goldfish in the room
The French and their history with tea
Cogsworths backstory, computer tangents, Medusa-ized by the fireplace

Beauty and the Beast, Minute 55: Knickknacks, Whatnots, and Hummels

In this episode we talk about minute 55 of Beauty and the Beast:

We realize that this is the last night of the movie! The rest of the film happens during this one night.
Further discussion on possible timelines for the story
Lumiere and Cogsworth messing with each other
We talk about the song “Human Again”
Marriage, divorce, and Lumiere in the 1700s
We meet some cosmetic characters
Knickknacks, Whatnot’s, and Hummels

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