In Episode 84 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Patrick Hicks talk about one of their favorite movies, West Side Story (1961)!
- Released October 18, 1961
- Dir. Robert Wise (The Day the Earth Stood Still, The Haunting, The Sound of Music, The Andromeda Strain, Star Trek: The Motion Picture) and Jerome Robbins (choreographer for Broadway productions: On the Town, The King and I, Gypsy (also director), Fiddler on the Roof (also director))
- Written by Ernest Lehman; based on stage musical by Robbins, Andrew Laurents, Leonard Bernstein, and Stephen Sondheim, which was in turn based on the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
- Music by Leonard Bernstein (On the Town) and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim (Gypsy, A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd, Into the Woods)
- Starring Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris
- Patrick Hicks
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