Sound Of Music Analysis

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The Sound of Music was a 1965 American musical film. It was produced and directed by Robert Wise the main actors were starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn and Eleanor Parker. The film is an rendition of 1959s Broadway musical that had the same name. The music was composed by Richard Rodgers and lyrics were by Oscar Hammerstein. The film's screenplay was written by Ernest Lehman, taken from the stage musical book by Lindsay and Crouse. Based on the narrative The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp. The film is about a young Austrian woman who is played by Julie Andrews studying to become a nun in Salzburg around 1938 who is sent to the home of retired naval officer and widower governess to his seven children. After bringing and teaching love and music into the lives of the family through kindness and patience, she marries the officer and together with the children they find a way to survive the loss of their homeland through courage and faith. The cast to this movie were Julie Andrews as Maria von Trapp Christopher Plummer as Captain von Trapp Bill Lee as Captain von Trapp's singing voice Eleanor Parker as Baroness Elsa von Schraeder Richard Haydn as Max Detweiler Peggy Wood as the Mother Abbess Charmian Carr as Liesl von Trapp Nicholas Hammond as Friedrich von Trapp Heather Menzies as Louisa von Trapp Duane Chase as Kurt von Trapp Angela Cartwright as Brigitta von Trapp Debbie Turner as Marta von Trapp Kym Karath as Gretl von Trapp

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