West Side Story Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 3673

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 13

Theatrical Release Date: 12/10/2021

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 03/15/2022

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Musical

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Steven Spielberg

Actors: Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, David Alvarez, Rita Moreno, Brian d'Arcy James

Plot: Adaptation of the 1957 musical and based on the classic Romeo & Juliet - Tony, a member of the Jets gang, finds himself falling in love with Maria, the younger sister of a member of the rival Sharks gang. Even as their romance blossoms, tension mounts between the two gangs which may share the same city, but not ethnicity. -- Chris Kavan

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Chris Kavan - wrote on 03/29/2022

Steven Spielberg only updates this classic musical slightly, but he is still one of the best directors out there and with pitch-perfect casting (hats off especially to Zelger, DeBoxe, Faist and, of course, the legend Rita Moreno), vibrant visuals and expert cinematography, what is old feels new again and a must-see for any fan of musicals.

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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 12/28/2021

Although the story and characters are just as plain now as they were in 1961, Spielberg recaptures the appeal of the original and recreates it with a more technically impressive style.

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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 2022-01-04 18:23

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