West Side Story 1961

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The stage is set in New York's Upper West Side in the 1950s, where the area's slums are plagued by racial tensions acted on by two rival gangs: the Puerto Rican Sharks and the Caucasian Jets. In the middle of this mess is young, innocent Maria, a Puerto Rican seamstress whose brother, Bernardo, is the leader of the Sharks.

Starring:
Natalie Wood,Richard Beymer
Runtime:
2 hours 25 minutes

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West Side Story

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Product Details

Genres Drama, Romance, Musicals, Dance & Theatre, Music
Director Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise
Starring Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer
Supporting actors Rita Moreno, Russ Tamblyn, George Chakiris, Simon Oakland, Eliot Feld, Tony Mordente
Studio MGM
BBFC rating Parental Guidance
Rental rights 48 hour viewing period. Details
Purchase rights Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details
Format Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)

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By Simon Wright on 9 July 2014
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The songs are simply magnificent, I was surprised by how moving it still is. This is no museum piece.
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THE FILM IS FANTASTIC...I HAD TO WATCH TO BUY IT ON YOU TUBE BECAUSE THE STREAMING ON AMZON PRIME DID NOT FUNCTION WELL!!!!!!!!!!!
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By Helen Green on 22 July 2014
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Excellent film. Lack of sync is a little annoying & distracting but they don't make them like that anymore!
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You can t beat a great classical movie, got the dvd just couldn't find it !
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By K Tolson on 10 Nov 2014
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Great music. Sad ending.
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