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West Side story

Call Number

  • DVD MUSICAL (EAS, OSH, WSQ)

Edition

50th anniversary edition.

Languages

English, French or Spanish dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, closed-captioned.

Performers

Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris.

Publication Information

Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Physical Description

1 videodisc (153 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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.

Notes

Based on the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince and the book by Arthur Laurents; play conceived, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.

Special feature: Music machine.

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