The sound of music

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40th anniversary edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (174 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
024543208389, 024543208419


General Note
From the stage musical with music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II ; book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965.
General Note
Special features: special anniversary introduction by Julie Andrews; audio commentary with Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and more; audio commentary with director Robert Wise; Singalong karaoke subtitles; retrospective documentary "My favorite things - Julie Andrews remembers"; 4 all-new featurettes; "The Von Trapp family: harmony and discord" as seen on A & E Biography; Mia Farrow screen test; restoration comparison; photo galleries; behind-the-scenes; storyboards; lobby cards; posters.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Ted McCord ; film editor, William Reynolds ; music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; additional words and music, Richard Rodgers.
Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Anna Lee, Portia Nelson, Ben Wright, Daniel Truhitte, Norma Varden, Marni Nixon, Gil Stuart, Evadne Baker, Doris Lloyd, Eleanor Parker.
As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: G.
System Details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; 5.0 Dolby surround in English; 2.0 Dolby surround in French; stereo. in English; mono. in Spanish.
Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Academy Awards, 1965: Best Picture; Best Director (Wise); Best Film Editing; Best Sound; Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment (Kostal).
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wise, R., Lehman, E., Andrews, J., Plummer, C., Haydn, R., Wood, P., Lee, A., Nelson, P., Wright, B., Truhitte, D., Varden, N., Nixon, M., Stuart, G., Baker, E., Lloyd, D., Parker, E., Reynolds, W., Rodgers, R., Hammerstein, O., II., Lindsay, H., & Rodgers, R. (2005). The sound of music. 40th anniversary edition. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Robert Wise et al.. 2005. The Sound of Music. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Robert Wise et al., The Sound of Music. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wise, Robert, et al. The Sound of Music. 40th anniversary edition. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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