Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment — before dawn on Friday the 12th of May — issued a press release confirming what WaxWorks, Target and Best Buy have been saying for the past couple of weeks. Namely, director Bill Condon’s sure-to-be Oscar-nominated mega-hit, Beauty and the Beast, will available on June 6. The confirmation arrives after the pre-book date.
As to bonus goodies, Disney is touting three-ways-to-view the film. These are: The theatrical cut of the film, the “premiere cut” of the film, which includes an overture, and a sing-along version.
Other bonus features are deleted scenes, four productions featurettes titled “Enchanted Table Read with the Cast,” “Making a Moment with Celine Dion,” “From Song to Screen: Making the Musical Sequences” and “The Women Behind Beauty and the Beast” — a “song selection” option and the “Beauty and the Beast” music video featuring Ariana Grande and John Legend.