1965 ****1/2 174 mins.
This legendary motion picture musical is a fun film that the whole family can enjoy. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture (1965), The Sound of Music tells the story of the von Trapp family, and the former nun who turns their life into a musical circus. Full of great, unforgettable songs, beautiful imagery, and wonderful pacing by legendary director Robert Wise, The Sound of Music is a must for every home video library.
Original theatrical aspect ratio: 2.35:1 (Todd-AO 35)
Originally not rated; since Rated G.
From the Stage Musical with Music and Lyrics by
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse