Bernstein magnanimously removed his name as co-author of the lyrics, although Sondheim was uncertain he wanted to receive sole credit for what he considered to be overly florid contributions by Bernstein. Then there is the choreography of Jerome Robbins, turning aggressive tension into dance moves, with complex layers and patterns that seem almost contradictory but work harmoniously.
However with no experience behind a camera, it was unlikely he could have tackled the whole thing single-handed.
And your before after photo To its credit, West Side Story does not shy away from difficult issues. Since attending and during attendance the hard sell has not stopped. Surprisingly, Moreno, who has a good voice, was dubbed for one song. One trick this former editor uses is to ensure that at key moments consecutive shots are jarringly different in colour and arrangement, which keeps that jagged rhythm going in image as well as sound.
Schrank orders the Sharks out and unsuccessfully tries to discover information about the fight. While in Hollywood, he contacted Bernstein, who was in town conducting at the Hollywood Bowl.
Brilliantly choreographed, the energetic routines illustrate the violence and intensity of living on the streets through dance and movement.
I felt I had been duped and taken advantage of. But what is really special is how all these things weave into each other. They dance together, forgetting the tension in the room, and fall in love, but Bernardo pulls his sister from Tony and sends her home.
Tony arrives to see Maria and she initially pounds on his chest with rage, but she still loves him. As a result, by opening night on Broadway, none of his collaborators were talking to him.
Staskowski, Andrea, Movie MusicalsMinneapolis, All the memes that you made of TR's mantras you went against. So, with Bernstein and Robbins working in concert with director Robert Wise, the film version went into production in Tony arrives to stop the fight, but Bernardo antagonizes him.
Tony tries to intervene, which leads to Bernardo killing Riff. Robbins shared the Best Director Oscar with Robert Wise for the film version of West Side Story (). Robbins was only the second director to win the Academy Award for Best Director for a film debut (after Delbert Mann for Marty).Born: October 11,Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
This brilliant (The New Republic) film sets the ageless story of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in s New York. Directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins and scripted by Ernest Lehman, the film combines Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim's unforgettable score (Maria, America, 'somewhere, 'tonight) with Robbins own exuberant choreography to achieve an exhilarating.
Feb 15, · Although "West Side Story" was named the best picture of and won 10 Academy Awards, it is not much mentioned by movie fans these days, and the old warhorse "Singin' in the Rain" is probably more seen and certainly better loved.
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Dec 23, · Watch video · West Side Story is the award-winning adaptation of the classic romantic tragedy, "Romeo and Juliet". The feuding families become two warring New York City gangs- the white Jets led by Riff and the Puerto Rican Sharks, led by Bernardo/10(K).A review of west side story a film by jerome robbins and robert wise