West side story

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Collectors set, Special edition ; widescreen version.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (152 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 collectible scrapbook


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Geneva copy does not include scrapbook.
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Itasca copy includes scrapbook.
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St. Charles copy does not include collectible scrapbook.
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.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1: feature film; original film intermission music (option to play with or without intermission) -- Disc 2: "West side memories" retrospective documentary containing Natalie Wood's original vocal recordings and new interviews with cast and crew including Robert Wise and Stephen Sondheim; original film intermission music; storyboard-to-film comparison; original release trailers and behind-the-scenes photos -- Collectible scrapbook includes Ernest Lehman introduction; film script; original lobby brochure reproduction; behind-the-scenes memos.
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.
System Details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lehman, E., Wise, R., Robbins, J., Wood, N., Beymer, R., Tamblyn, R., Moreno, R., Chakiris, G., Bernstein, L., Griffith, R. E., Prince, H., & Laurents, A. (2003). West side story. Collectors set, Special edition ; widescreen version. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

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

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lehman, Ernest, et al. West Side Story. Collectors set, Special edition ; widescreen version. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment, 2003. 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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