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The sound of music

Author: Robert WiseErnest LehmanJulie AndrewsChristopher PlummerRichard HaydnAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : 40th anniversary ed
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.

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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Historical films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Musical films
Romance films
Films for the hearing impaired
Fiction films
Named Person: Maria Augusta Trapp; Georg von Trapp; Maria Augusta Trapp; Georg von Trapp
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wise; Ernest Lehman; 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; William Reynolds; Richard Rodgers; Oscar Hammerstein, II; Howard Lindsay; Argyle Enterprises.; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 62208037
Language Note: Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: From the stage musical with music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II ; book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965.
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.
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.
Cast: 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.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1965: Best Picture; Best Director (Wise); Best Film Editing; Best Sound; Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment (Kostal).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: G.
Description: 2 videodiscs (174 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC; 5.0 Dolby surround in English; 2.0 Dolby surround in French; stereo. in English; mono. in Spanish.
Contents: [disc 1] Introduction by Julie Andrews ; feature film ; audio commentary by Andrews, Plummer, etc. ; sing-along karaoke subtitles --
[disc 2] Introduction by Julie Andrews ; documentary 'My favorite things: Julie Andrews remembers' ; featurettes: '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' ; 'The VonTrapp family: Harmony and discord' as seen on Biography on the A & E Network ; Mia Farrow screen test ; restoration comparison ; photo galleries ; trailers & TV spots.
Other Titles: Sound of music (Motion picture)
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The sound of music
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise ; produced by Argyle Enterprises.


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.


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