Shakefire writes, "Based on the novel by the same name, Beastly is a modern retelling of the classic fairytale Beauty and the Beast. Kyle Kingsbury (Alex Pettyfer) has everything he could ever want. He’s rich, successful and good looking. Unfortunately, he’s also one of the biggest bullies you’ll ever meet. After inviting the weird girl of the school to a dance and then ditching her as a prank, a spell is put on Kyle that transforms him into a hideous beast that reflects the person he is on the inside. Now he has a year to find someone who loves him for who he really is or else he will forever remain this way."