The Resource The sound of music, Argyle Enterprises, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

The sound of music, Argyle Enterprises, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
The sound of music
Title
The sound of music
Statement of responsibility
Argyle Enterprises, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise
Title variation
Rodgers and Hammerstein's The sound of music
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become a governess to the seven young children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music or merriment
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1965: Best picture, Best director (Wise), Best film editing, Best sound, Best music, scoring of music, adaptation or treatment, 1965
  • American Film Institute 100 greatest American movies: #55
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ted McCord ; film editor, William Reynolds ; music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
Includes soundtracks in English or French (dubbed) and subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed captioned in English
PerformerNote
Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Anna Lee, Portia Nelson, Ben Wright, Daniel Truhitte, Norma Varden, Marni Nixon, Gil Stuart, Evadne Baker, Doris Lloyd, Eleanor Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2005
  • 1914-2005
  • 1905-1985
  • 1892-1978
  • 1914-2004
  • 1915-1989
  • 1943-
  • 1919-1977
  • 1897-1995
  • 1896-1968
  • 1922-
  • 1900-1976
  • 1910-1997
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1889-1968
  • 1893-1966
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  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Wise, Robert
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Haydn, Richard
  • Wood, Peggy
  • Lee, Anna
  • Nelson, Portia
  • Wright, Ben
  • Truhitte, Daniel
  • Varden, Norma
  • Nixon, Marni
  • Stuart, Gil
  • Baker, Evadne
  • Lloyd, Doris
  • Parker, Eleanor
  • McCord, Ted
  • Reynolds, William
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Lindsay, Howard
  • Crouse, Russel
  • Argyle Enterprises
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
175
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  • Trapp Family Singers
  • Austria
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
  • American Film Institute 100 greatest American movies
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The sound of music, Argyle Enterprises, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Bonus feature: running commentary by Robert Wise
  • Based on the musical by Richard Rodgers with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, which was based on The Trapp Family Singers, by Maria Augusta Trapp
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1965
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50406137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543045090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2004509
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (2.20:1) ; Dolby surround 4.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The sound of music, Argyle Enterprises, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Robert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Bonus feature: running commentary by Robert Wise
  • Based on the musical by Richard Rodgers with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, which was based on The Trapp Family Singers, by Maria Augusta Trapp
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1965
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50406137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543045090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2004509
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (2.20:1) ; Dolby surround 4.1
Video recording format
DVD
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