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The Sound of Music

Released

Mar 29, 1969

Latest Home Video

Mar 10, 2015

MPAA Rating

G

Director

Robert Wise

Cast

Julie Andrews
Christopher Plummer

Studio

2000 Twentieth Century Fox

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Synopsis

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.

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Why Is The Sound of Music Rated G?

The Sound of Music is rated G

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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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Home Video Releases for March 10

Home Video Releases for March 10

The hills are alive once again with the The Sound of Music thanks to the 50th anniversary release of this classic musical on home video this week. This based-on-true-events story stars Julie Andrews as a young postulant. She falls in love with an Austrian Naval officer played by Christopher Plummer ...

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The Sound of Music Stars Celebrate Long Careers in the Movie Business

The Sound of Music Stars Celebrate Long Careers in the Movie Business

Today marks not only the 50th anniversary of The Sound of Music but also a full and varied career for both Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. Fifty years ago, Andrews starred as a young and somewhat free spirited young postulant preparing to take her vows. However the other nuns question ...

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The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection on Blu-ray

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection on Blu-ray

On April 29, 2014, Twentieth Century Fox is releasing The Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection on Blu-ray.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

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Not Rated
AB G
MB Not Rated
ON Not Rated
QC G
NB
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NL
PE
G

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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Details on home video releases of The Sound of Music...

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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