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West side story (1961)
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Call no.:
DVD 002 793
Title:
West side story
Originally produced:
1961
Format:
DVD
Summary:
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against the backdrop of gang warfare in the slums of New York in the 1950s.
Credits:
MGM/UA Home Video ; United Artists ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc., in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA. : MGM/UA Home Video, [c1998, c1961]
Languages:
Closed-captioned.
Optional English or French subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (155 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Mirisch Pictures, Inc
Seven Arts Productions
Director(s):
Robbins, Jerome
Wise, Robert
Screenwriter(s):
Lehman, Ernest
Producer(s):
Wise, Robert
Cast:
Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris.
Production:
Director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; production designed by Boris Leven ; music conducted by Johnny Green ; orchestrations, Sid Ramin, Irwin Kostal.
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961.
Based on the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince; conceived, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins.
Special features: Newly restored from the original 65 mm elements; dual layer for interruption-free playback; 8-page booklet; original theatrical trailer; scene selection.
Notes, partial credits, and stills from the film on container.
"A Robert Wise Production."
"A Beta Production."
Publisher's number: ML102175.
"Academy Award Winner, Best Picture, 1961"--Container.
Subjects:
PRO Sheldon, Harvey (donor) (Storage copy)
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Storage
Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1960s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: West side story
Director: Robbins, Jerome
Director: Wise, Robert
Actor: Beymer, Richard
Actor: Chakiris, George
Actor: Moreno, Rita
Actor: Tamblyn, Russ
Musical score composer: Bernstein, Leonard
Production studio: Mirisch Pictures, Inc
Production studio: Seven Arts Productions
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action