The Sound of Music | Full Movie
The Sound of Music
- 2h 55m
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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.
Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Evadne Baker, Portia Nelson, Ben Wright, Gil Stuart, Marni Nixon, Anna Lee, Daniel Truhitte, Norma Varden, Doris Lloyd, Charmian Carr, Heather Menzies, Nicholas Hammond, Duane Chase, Angela Cartwright, Debbie Turner, Kym Karath, Eleanor Parker, Gilchrist Stuart
© 1965 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.
Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Critics Consensus: Unapologetically sweet and maybe even a little corny, The Sound of Music will win over all but the most cynical filmgoers with its classic songs and irresistible warmth.
New York Daily News
Appealing to the whole family and giving Julie Andrews a chance to sing and perform charmingly, it...
June 25, 2017
In dialogue, song and story, Music still contains too much sugar, too little spice.
February 21, 2019
June 21, 2017
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Common Sense Media
Common Sense Says
Outstanding family film features glorious music.
What Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that The Sound of Music is rich in character, music, and story, as well as filled with positive messages. In the final 10 minutes there are a number of suspenseful scenes that may be frightening for some children, including the main character being held at gunpoint. Kids might be curious to learn more about Nazis and World War II after watching this movie. There’s some moderate alcohol consumption and one character smokes. The romantic scenes are limited to gentle embraces and brief chaste kisses.
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The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
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- Genre:Musical, Classics, Biography, Family, Drama, Romance
- Release Date:March 2, 1965
- Highest Available for Purchase:HD