Movie review of 'west side story' by scott holleran robert wise, jerome robbins writer: arthur in their oscar-winning roles as puerto rican immigrants on manhattan's west side the story,. West side story by jerome robbins, robert wise starting at $099 west side story available on vhs, blu-ray, dvd to buy at alibris 2 days only | save up to $15. Read common sense media's west side story review, age rating, and parents guide musical masterpiece tackles race, with some violence read common sense media's west side story review, age rating, and parents guide movie review by kate pluta, common sense media common sense says co-directed by robert wise and jerome robbins,. Garnering ten academy awards, west side story is today regarded as a classic musical the film boasts an impressive cast, a musical score composed by leonard bernstein, and jerome robbins's choreography, which introduced a new kind of dance in musicals. All three guests were quick to give equal praise to robert wise and jerome robbins, although it was clear in their collective opinion, that while wise merely “photographed” west side story, robbins made the picture into the classic it is today.
West side story (1961) directed by jerome robbins and robert wise. Movie reviews directed by robert wise & jerome robbins starring: natalie wood, richard beymer, russ tamblyn, rita moreno and george chakiris new customs and the right to fit in robert wise and jerome robbins’ west side story (based on the broadway play based on shakespeare’s romeo & juliet) is about two rival gangs, the jets and the. West side story on mubicom find trailers, reviews, and all info for west side story by jerome robbins,robert wise for a better experience on mubi, update your browser now showing. West side story-a romeo and juliet musical tale west side story is a rome and juliet musical set in the early 60s directed by jerome robbins and robert wise.
West side story is the award-winning adaptation of the classic romantic tragedy, romeo and juliet the feuding families become two warring new york city gangs- the white jets led by riff and the puerto rican sharks, led by bernardo. Robert earl wise (september 10, 1914 – september 14, 2005) was an american film director, producer and editor he won academy awards for best director and best picture for both west side story (1961) and the sound of music (1965) he was also nominated for best film editing for citizen kane (1941) and directed and produced the sand pebbles (1966), which was nominated for best picture. West side story (1961) the first order of business in bringing west side story to the screen was casting this was left largely to robert wise, who had been chosen as co-director primarily for his work with film actors (stage choreographer-director jerome robbins would handle the musical sequences. Robert wise on west side story robert wise and jerome robbins winning oscars® for directing west side story jerome robbins' approach to casting west side story - duration: 2:04.
West side story west side story is a 1961 american romantic musical drama film directed by robert wise and jerome robbins the film is an adaptation of the 1957 broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was inspired by william shakespeare's play romeo and juliet. West side story is a 1961 american romantic musical tragedy film directed by robert wise and jerome robbins the film is an adaptation of the 1957 broadway musical of the same name , which in turn was inspired by william shakespeare 's play romeo and juliet. The winner of 10 academy awards, this 1961 musical by choreographer jerome robbins and director robert wise (the sound of music) remains irresistible. The unusual relationship of codirecting west side story (1961) with jerome robbins, who had directed and choreographed the long-running broadway hit on which the film was based the resulting film was a tremendous critical as well as commercial success—wise’s biggest hit to date—and received 10 academy awards, including best picture.
West side story (títol original en anglès west side story') és una pel ícula musical de jerome robbins i robert wise, estrenada el 1961 aquesta pel ícula ha estat doblada al català el musical va ser innovador: pels balls, que formen part de l'acció dramàtica per la música molt variada de bernstein (ritmes llatins, jazz. Leaving aside the pliés and pirouettes, west side story is a street tuff take on shakespeare's romeo and juliet that feels as contemporary now as it did on its initial release in 1961 natalie. Among movie musicals, west side story ranks in the top five in greatness, and it's arguably the most popular musical ever released jerome robbins, robert wise producer: stronger movie. 1957 west side story a jewish american film director and choreographer work included classical ballet and contemporary musical theatre surname was rabinowitz which means son of a rabbi but he changed his surname to robbins.
A masterpiece of the musical form, west side story sizzles with the propulsive rhythms and flash-point energy of new york city's streets in the late 1950s, thanks to the music of leonard bernstein, lyrics of stephen sondheim, choreography of jerome robbins, and direction of robbins and robert wise. Directed by jerome robbins and robert wise, the film stars natalie wood and richard beymer facebook messenger click the button below and wait for a message from our facebook bot in messenger. West side story is definitely a must see it's probably one of my favorite movies i agree with the people saying that it is a very old movie and sometimes a bit cheesy (it is a musical) but the.
“west side story” - robert wise and jerome robbins (1961) west side story , a musical stage play that recast william shakespeare’s tragedy romeo and juliet into a contemporary setting, was a big hit when it opened on broadway in 1957. West side story addresses the tension between established white youths like the jets, a gang that laurents dubs “an anthology of what is called ‘american,’” and puerto rican teenagers who represent a new wave of immigrants (laurents, et al, west side story, p 137.
Bernstein didn’t involve himself with the filming of “west side story” -- which was directed by robert wise and the irascible jerome robbins (who choreographed the dances but was ultimately kicked off the set) -- and could be privately dismissive of its “hollywood-ization. Rosalind russell presenting robert wise and jerome robbins with the oscar® for directing for west side story at the 34th academy awards® in 1962 hosted by bob hope. West side story (1961) few hollywood musicals have ever used the widescreen canvas as expertly as west side story , directors robert wise and jerome robbins’ big, bold, and brash adaptation of the 1957 broadway musical.