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About the Movie
Rodgers & Hammerstein's® cinematic treasure, “The Sound of Music” is the winner of five Academy Awards®, including Best Picture. In this true-life story, Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, a spirited young Austrian woman who leaves the convent to become a governess for Captain von Trapp’s (Christopher Plummer) seven unruly children. Her charm and songs soon win the hearts of the children – and their father. But when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 58
- Fresh: 50
- Rotten: 8
- Average Rating: 8.0/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: A warmly pulsating, captivating drama.
Fresh: It is compounded of taste, excitement, heart and mind, and more than any other individual, the one who put it there and kept it there was Robert Wise.
Fresh: The movie has almost everything: music, romance, kids, spectacular scenery, religion, sentiment, comedy high and low, and, at the end, intrigue and adventure.
Fresh: Appealing to the whole family and giving Julie Andrews a chance to sing and perform charmingly, it presents Christopher Plummer as Captain Von Trapp, a role that is sure to enhance the popularity of this fine actor.
YAY!!!!! It's about time this movie came up. I love this Oscar-Winner Best Picture. Even if you don't like musicals, I seriously suggest you buy this for the historical context.
The BEST Movie EVER!
WOW The Sound of music is now on itunes...who would of thought...for me the sound of music is a classic movie that will never die...It holds a special place in my heart and will always be my #1 favorite movie of all time...I at least watch the whole movie once a year..but i listen to the soundtrack of the movie all year round...Its a movie that i know mostly all the words when watching it..This movie is speical to me and my uncle walter...
This was the movie that made Julie Andrews big...hope itunes brings us more of her movies..hope they bring us more Rodgers & hammerstine stuff too..
Well i reconmend anyone whos a fan of this movie to buy this...its something that would be great to have on your ipod and carry it around with you where ever you go...
Where is the HD Version?
Great movie but where is the HD version? Come on 20th Century Fox. I want to give you my money, but you won't let me.
- The Sound of Music (Original Soundtrack Recording)
- Various Artists
- The Sound of Music (Music from the NBC Television Event)
- Various Artists