The Sound of Music rating info

The Sound of Music

The home theater is alive with the sound of music...

Overall A

In this classic musical, a nervous novice named Maria (Julie Andrews) agrees to act as a governess for the von Trapp family before taking her vows. But instead of becoming a nun, the impetuous and passionate young woman finds a new vocation where she will need the sound of music to help her climb every mountain until she finds her dream.

Violence A-
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Why is The Sound of Music rated G? The MPAA rated The Sound of Music G

Run Time: 177 minutes

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The Sound of Music
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta G
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "The Sound of Music"

Cast and Crew

The Sound of Music is directed by Robert Wise and stars Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Sound of Music movie is March 10, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Sound of Music: 50th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition
Release Date: 10 March 2015
Sound of Music releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD) in a 50th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition. The 5-Disc package features:

Blu-ray Disc 1:
- Feature Film Remastered in 1080p Hi-Def with 7.1 DTS-HD Sound
- Your Favorite Things: An Interactive Celebration — All-New Immersive Viewing Experience with Behind-the-Scenes Images, On-Screen Lyrics, Trivia Track and Location Quiz
- Music Machine Sing-Along
- Audio Commentaries with Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Director Robert Wise

Blu-ray Disc 2:
- Musical Stages: Creating The Sound of Music, an All-New Interactive “Backlot Tour” with In-Depth Featurettes on the Songs, the Stage Show & Movie, the Film and Sound Restoration and the Real-Life von Trapp Family
- A City of Song — Virtual Map of Filming Locations in Salzburg, Austria
- Vintage Rodgers & Hammerstein and The Sound of Music Programs
- Screen Tests, Rare Treasures, Interviews, Photo Galleries & More!

Blu-ray Disc 3:
- NEW hour-long documentary THE SOUND OF A CITY: JULIE ANDREWS RETURNS TO SALZBURG

DVD Disc 4:
- Feature Film In Standard Definition
- Newly Remastered Picture and Sound
- Optional Sing-Along Track
- Music Machine Sing-Along
- The Sound of Music Tour – A Living Story

Disc 5
– Exclusive 50th Anniversary Soundtrack (featuring a selection of international performances of SOM musical favorites)

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Home Video Notes: Sound of Music: 50th Anniversary
Release Date: 10 March 2015
Sound of Music is also available in on home video (DVD) in a 50th Anniversary Edition. This single-disc DVD includes:
- Feature Film In Standard Definition
- Newly Remastered Picture and Sound
- Optional Sing-Along Track
- Music Machine Sing-Along
- The Sound of Music Tour – A Living Story

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South Pacific was another Rogers and Hammerstein musical that achieved huge success at the box office and enduring audience appeal. An older Julie Andrews can be seen in The Princess Dairies 1 and The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement.

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