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still from West Side Story (Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise, US 1961)

West Side Story (1961)

Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise / US, 1961 / 150 min.

New York neighbourhood gangs The Jets and The Sharks are at war. When an ex-member of The Jets falls in love with the sister (Natalie Wood) of The Sharks’ leader things come to a head. One of the major Hollywood musicals, particularly thanks to Stephen Sondheim’s songs and Leonard Bernstein’s music.

poster West Side Story (Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise, US 1961)
West Side Story won ten Oscars including best film, best supporting cast and best camerawork. Jerome Robbins’ won a special Oscar for best choreography.

Details

This movie contains scenes of violencePersons under 6 years must be accompanied by an adult

Director

Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise

Production year

1961

Country

US

Original title

West Side Story (1961)

Length

150 min.

Language

English, Spanish

Subtitles

NLD

Format

35mm, 70mm

still from West Side Story (Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise, US 1961)
still from West Side Story (Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise, US 1961)

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