Plummer often referred to this beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical as The Sound of Mucous. If you’re a like-minded cynic, this lavish disc version of The Sound of Music (with a gorgeous wide-screen transfer and surround sound) won’t change your mind. The set’s extras, however, will keep you busy for weeks: an audiophile CD, a booklet on the evolution of the screenplay, alternate soundtracks (music and interviews), two making-of documentaries, plus a still-picture library seemingly as extensive as the Louvre. A
Genre: Drama, Musical; Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Charmian Carr, Angela Cartwright, Duane Chase, Nicholas Hammond, Heather Menzies, Kym Karath, Eleanor Parker, Debbie Turner; Director: Robert Wise; Author: Ernest Lehman; Runtime (in minutes): 174; MPAA Rating: G; Distributor: 20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Posted January 17 2015 — 10:36 AM EST
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