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Title West side story [videodisc] / United Artists ; presented by Mirisch Pictures, Inc. in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc
Imprint [Universal City, Calif.] : MGM/UA Home Video ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment, Inc., [1998], c1997
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 Adult Feature Film DVD  DVD FEATURE FILM WES    DUE 04-26-14
 Adult Feature Film DVD  DVD FEATURE FILM WES     AVAILABLE
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Call # DVD FEATURE FILM WES
Phys. Description 1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
System Det DVD format ; Dolby surround
Note English dialogue with optional subtitles in English and French
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Cast Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakaris
Credits Directors, Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins ; music, Leonard Bernstein ; choreographer, Jerome Robbins
Note Based on the stage play by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince and the book by Arthur Laurents; play conceived, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
Audience Not rated
Summary This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets.
Awards Academy Awards, USA; 1962, Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Chakiris); Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Moreno); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color; Best Cinematography, Color; Best Costume Design, Color (Irene Sharaff); Best Director (Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins); Best Film Editing; Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture; Best Picture (Robert Wise); Best Sound
Subject Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Gangs -- Drama
First loves -- Drama
Feature films
Musical films
DVDs
Alt Author Wise, Robert, 1914-2005
Robbins, Jerome
Wood, Natalie, Actor.
Beymer, Richard, 1939- Actor.
Tamblyn, Russ, Actor.
Moreno, Rita, Actor.
Chakiris, George, Actor.
Laurents, Arthur
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918- West Side story
Isbn/Issn 027616898807