AFI: 1/29/20

WEST SIDE STORY: Winner of ten Academy Awards including Best Picture, this electrifying musical sets the ageless tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950's New York. Featuring an unforgettable score, exuberant choreography, and powerful performances by Natalie Wood, Russ Tamblyn, Richard Beymer, Rita Moreno, and George Chakiris, WEST SIDE STORY will forever resonate as a true cinematic masterpiece.