The Sound of Music
Director: Robert Wise Run Time: 172 min. Format: DCP Rating: G Release Year: 1965
Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Eleanor Parker, Peggy Wood
A tuneful, heartwarming story, it is based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers, one of the world’s best-known concert groups in the era immediately preceding World War II. Julie Andrews plays the role of Maria, the tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey who becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children, and brings a new love of life and music into the home.