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The Resource West side story, Seven Arts Productions ; produced by Robert Wise ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman, (videorecording)

West side story, Seven Arts Productions ; produced by Robert Wise ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman, (videorecording)

Label
West side story
Title
West side story
Statement of responsibility
Seven Arts Productions ; produced by Robert Wise ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
Updates the classic tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, set in the late 1950s, against the backdrop of New York ethnic gang warfare. The founder of one NYC gang, the Jets, falls in love with the sister of the leader of an opposing gang, the Sharks
Awards note
Academy Awards: Best Picture; Best Director, Robert Wise; Best Choreography, Jerome Robbins; Best Cinematography; Best Supporting Actress, Rita Moreno; Best Supporting Actor, George Chakiris
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
West Side story (Motion picture : 1961)
Credits note
Photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; production designed by Boris Leven ; film editor, Thomas Stanford ; choreography by Jerome Robbins ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English ; with English and French subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-2005
  • 1939-
  • 1918-1990
  • 1564-1616
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  • Wise, Robert
  • Wood, Natalie
  • Beymer, Richard
  • Tamblyn, Russ
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Laurents, Arthur
  • Shakespeare, William
Runtime
153
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • First loves
  • Gangs
  • Puerto Ricans
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
West side story, Seven Arts Productions ; produced by Robert Wise ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Arthur Laurents, after Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • With: Theatrical trailer and scene selections.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
pms00306010
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780792829263
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616673329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906733
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792829263
System details
DVD. Dolby surround stereo; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
West side story, Seven Arts Productions ; produced by Robert Wise ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Arthur Laurents, after Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • With: Theatrical trailer and scene selections.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
pms00306010
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780792829263
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616673329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
906733
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792829263
System details
DVD. Dolby surround stereo; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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