Mutant redneck’s beware, kill Beauty and the Beast is coming to savage your sorry hillbilly ass. In 1984 Wes Craven walked into cinematic territory that no other filmmaker had dared go before or after; live-action film’s first ever dog flashback. That’s right, In perhaps the worst ever example of sloppy and outright lazy exposition, Craven has the actual balls to show flashback footage to his 1977 original via the memory of surviving dog Beast. It’s genuinely one of the stupidest moments in horror history, and cements Beast as the dog with the most cinematic memory of all time.
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