American Beauty: Directed by Sam Mendes. This came on TV and I couldn't change the channel. I remembered seeing this in the theater and being blown away. It's still a great film even after all these years.
"No! Please don't leave me. I love you," Belle sobbed leaning down to kiss him just as the last petal fell. Magically, the Beast rose, and changed back into his human form. "Belle, it's me," said the Prince.