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The Resource West Side story, presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc. presents in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; a Robert Wise production ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman

West Side story, presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc. presents in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; a Robert Wise production ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman

Label
West Side story
Title
West Side story
Statement of responsibility
presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc. presents in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; a Robert Wise production ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Thomas Stanford ; music, Leonard Bernstein ; conducted by Johnny Green ; lyrics, Stephen Sondheim
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Natalie Wood (Maria), Richard Beymer (Tony), Russ Tamblyn (Riff), Rita Moreno (Anita), George Chakiris (Bernardo), Simon Oakland (Schrank), Ned Glass (Doc), William Bramley (Krupke)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2005
  • 1914-2005
  • 1939-
  • 1928-1985
  • 1918-1990
  • 1908-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Wise, Robert
  • Robbins, Jerome
  • Wood, Natalie
  • Beymer, Richard
  • Tamblyn, Russ
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Chakiris, George
  • Oakland, Simon
  • Glass, Ned
  • Bramley, William
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Green, Johnny
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Mirisch Pictures (Firm)
  • Seven Arts Productions
Runtime
152
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
West Side story, presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc. presents in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; a Robert Wise production ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
  • Videodisc release of the 1961 motion picture
  • Special features: Disc 1: 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 ; Storyboard-to-film comparison montage ; Original release trailers and behind-the-scenes photos -- Collectible scrapbook: Ernest Lehman introduction ; Film script ; Original lobby brochure reproduction ; Behind-the-scenes memos
  • MGM Home Entertainment: 1004353
Accompanying material
1 collectible scrapbook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
51479578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collectors set, Special edition, widescreen version
Extent
2 videodiscs (152 min.)
Isbn
9780792855019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
027616884343
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1004353
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
West Side story, presented by Mirisch Pictures Inc. presents in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; a Robert Wise production ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman
Publication
Copyright
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
  • Videodisc release of the 1961 motion picture
  • Special features: Disc 1: 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 ; Storyboard-to-film comparison montage ; Original release trailers and behind-the-scenes photos -- Collectible scrapbook: Ernest Lehman introduction ; Film script ; Original lobby brochure reproduction ; Behind-the-scenes memos
  • MGM Home Entertainment: 1004353
Accompanying material
1 collectible scrapbook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
51479578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collectors set, Special edition, widescreen version
Extent
2 videodiscs (152 min.)
Isbn
9780792855019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
027616884343
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1004353
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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