West Side Story

2 hr 34 min | Movies You Love, Musicals | 1961

The greatest love story ever told…in the most acclaimed musical of all time! Winner of ten Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, this electrifying musical sets the ageless tragedy of 'Romeo and Juliet' against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950s New York.

The greatest love story ever told…in the most acclaimed musical of all time! Winner of ten Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, this electrifying musical sets the ageless tragedy of "Romeo and Juliet" against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950s New York.

Details

Actor
Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris, Simon Oakland, Ned Glass, William Bramley
Director
Jerome Robbins, Robert Wise
Producer
Robert Wise
Writer
Arthur Laurents, Ernest Lehman
Composer
Leonard Bernstein
Lyricist
Stephen Sondheim