The sound of music

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


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
Issued also as part of the Rodgers & Hammerstein collection.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1. Introduction by Julie Andrews; Commentary with Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Charmian Carr, Dee Dee Wood, and Johannes von Trapp; Commentary with director Robert Wise; Singalong karaoke subtitles; Songs only chapter list. Disc 2. Introduction by Julie Andrews; My favorite things - Julie Andrews remembers; Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer - a reminiscence; On location with The sound of music; From Liesl to Gretl - a 40th anniversary reunion; When you know the notes to sing - a singalong phenomenon; Biography: The von Trapp family - harmony and discord; Restoration comparison; Mia Farrow screen test; Trailers & TV spots; Still galleries.
Creation/Production Credits
Music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; additional words and music by Richard Rodgers ; music supervised, arranged and conducted by Irwin Kostal ; production designed by Boris Leven ; choreography by Marc Breaux and Dee Dee Wood ; costumes designed by Dorothy Jeakins ; puppeteers, Bil Baird and Cora Baird ; film editor, William Reynolds ; set decorations, Walter M. Scott, Ruby Levitt ; produced in Todd-AO ; associate producer, Saul Chaplin.
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, Charmian Carr, Nicholas Hammond, Heather Menzies, Duane Chase, Angela Cartwright, Debbie Turner, Kym Karath, 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.
System Details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen aspect ration 2.20:1; 5.0 Dolby surround, 2.0 Dolby surround, stereo., mono.
In English (5.0 or stereo), dubbed French (2.0 surround) or dubbed Spanish (mono) with optional subtitles in English, English singalong, or Spanish; Closed-captioned.
Academy awards for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Film Editing, Best Sound, Best Music in 1965.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wise, R., McCord, T., 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., Carr, C., Hammond, N., Menzies, H., Chase, D., Cartwright, A., Turner, D., Karath, K., Parker, E., Rodgers, R., Hammerstein, O., II., Leven, B., Reynolds, W., Lindsay, H., & Crouse, R. (2006). 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.. 2006. 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, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wise, Robert, et al. The Sound of Music. 40th anniversary edition. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006. 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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