[United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, 2006.
2 videodiscs (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets.

West Side story [videorecording] / Mirisch Pictures presents a Robert Wise production in association with Seven Arts Productions, Inc. ; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editor, Thomas Stanford ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; music conducted by Johnny Green ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff ; production designer, Boris Leven ; choreographer, Jerome Robbins ; screenplay writer, Ernest Lehman ; based upon the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince and the book by Arthur Laurents ; directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins.
Wise, Robert,
Robbins, Jerome.
Lehman, Ernest,
Wood, Natalie.
Beymer, Richard,
Tamblyn, Russ.
Moreno, Rita.
Chakiris, George.
Bernstein, Leonard,
Griffith, Robert E.
Prince, Harold,
Laurents, Arthur.
Shakespeare, William,
Mirisch Pictures (Firm)
Seven Arts Productions.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
[United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, 2006.
791.4372 22
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet -- Adaptations.
Gangs -- New York (State) -- Drama.
First loves -- Drama.
Musical films.
2 videodiscs (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.