This film provides examples of:
- Artistic License: The title basically spells this out.
- Beast and Beauty
- Beauty Equals Goodness: Subverted.
- Fashion Show: One that Diane's parents set up and Diane is the photographer.
- Love at First Sight: Diane and Lionel noticed each other when Lionel was moving in. Lionel was in a face mask but Diane was still intrigued by him.
- Pretty in Mink: One of the first scenes of the film is a fur fashion show, with Diane wearing fur skins, and even her daughter wears a little mink coat.