Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Uniform Title:
Title:
Edition:
Standard version.
Publisher, Date:
Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, c2003.
Description:
1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated by the MPAA.
Subjects:
Genre:
Other Author:
Notes:
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: Original theatrical trailer.
Director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Thomas Stanford ; music, Leonard Bernstein ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff ; production designer, Boris Leven ; choreographer, Jerome Robbins.
Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chikiris.
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Region 1 encoding.
English, French or Spanish dialogue ; English, French or Spanish subtitles.
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)
ISBN:
0792858522
Publisher Number:
1005613
1004353
Other Number:
53299988
Copies in all libraries:
4
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
485088
Call Number:
791.43/72
# Local items in:
0
# System items in:
3
Medium:
[videorecording]
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2003

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