West Side story
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 6 copies|
The classic story of two people from different gangs falling in love. Two-disc set with special features including an hour-long documentary on the making of the film and much more.
-- New York (State)
First loves -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [United States] :MGM Home Entertainment,2003
|Edition||Collectors set, Special ed.; widescreen version.|
Wise, Robert, 1914-2005.
Beymer, Richard, 1939-
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.
Griffith, Robert E.
Prince, Harold, 1928-2019
Mirisch Pictures (Firm)
Seven Arts Productions.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chikiris.
Director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Thomas Stanford ; music, Leonard Bernstein ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff ; production designer, Boris Leven ; choreographer, Jerome Robbins.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles.
Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: April 1, 2003.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961.
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.
Special features: Disc 1: feature film; original film intermission music (option to play with or without intermission) -- Disc 2: "West side memories" retrospective documentary containing Natalie Wood's original vocal recordings and new interviews with cast and crew including Robert Wise and Stephen Sondheim; original film intermission music; storyboard-to-film comparison; original release trailers and behind-the-scenes photos -- Collectible scrapbook includes Ernest Lehman introduction; film script; original looby brochure reproduction; behind-the-scenes memos.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Region 1 encoding.
Academy Awards, USA; 1962, Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (George Chakiris); Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Rita Moreno); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color (Boris Leven, Victor A. Gangelin); Best Cinematography, Color (Daniel L. Fapp); Best Costume Design, Color (Irene Sharaff); Best Director (Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins); Best Film Editing (Thomas Stanford); Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture (Saul Chaplin, Johnny Green, Sid Ramin, Irwin Kostal); Best Picture (Robert Wise); Best Sound (Fred Hynes, Gordon Sawyer)
2 DVDs (152 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 collectible scrapbook.