West Side story

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Santa Monica, Calif : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.
Standard version.
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1 videodisc (2 hrs., 32 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 
Not rated by the MPAA.
Adult DVDs (1st floor Audio/Video)
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General Note
Special features: Original theatrical trailer.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961.
General Note
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.
Creation/Production Credits
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.
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
Not rated by the MPAA.
System Details
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)

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Lehman, E., Wise, R., Robbins, J., Wood, N., Beymer, R., Tamblyn, R., Moreno, R., Chakiris, G., Bernstein, L., Leven, B., Griffith, R. E., Prince, H., & Laurents, A. (2003). West Side story (Standard version.). MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ernest Lehman et al.. 2003. West Side Story. Santa Monica, Calif: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ernest Lehman et al.. West Side Story Santa Monica, Calif: MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Lehman, Ernest, et al. West Side Story Standard version., MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.

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