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“My Favourite Issues” from the 1965 movie model of THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Produced and directed by Robert Sensible, and starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, with Richard Haydn and Eleanor Parker. The movie is an adaptation of the 1959 Broadway musical of the identical identify, composed by Richard Rodgers with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. The movie’s screenplay was written by Ernest Lehman, tailored from the stage musical’s guide by Lindsay and Crouse. Based mostly on the memoir The Story of the Trapp Household Singers by Maria von Trapp, the movie is a few younger Austrian girl learning to grow to be a nun in Salzburg in 1938 who is distributed to the villa of a retired naval officer and widower to be governess to his seven kids. After bringing and educating love and music into the lives of the household by kindness and persistence, she marries the officer and along with the youngsters they discover a technique to survive the lack of their homeland by braveness and religion.
The movie was launched on March 2, 1965 in the US, initially as a restricted roadshow theatrical launch. Though important response to the movie was extensively combined, the movie was a significant business success, turning into the primary field workplace film after 4 weeks, and the highest-grossing movie of 1965. By November 1966, The Sound of Music had grow to be the highest-grossing movie of all-time—surpassing Gone with the Wind—and held that distinction for 5 years. The movie was simply as fashionable all through the world, breaking earlier box-office data in twenty-nine nations. Following an preliminary theatrical launch that lasted 4 and a half years, and two profitable re-releases, the movie offered 283 million admissions worldwide and earned a complete worldwide gross of $286,000,000.
The Sound of Music acquired 5 Academy Awards, together with Finest Image and Finest Director. The movie additionally acquired two Golden Globe Awards, for Finest Movement Image and Finest Actress, the Administrators Guild of America Award for Excellent Directorial Achievement, and the Writers Guild of America Award for Finest Written American Musical. In 1998, the American Movie Institute (AFI) listed The Sound of Music because the fifty-fifth biggest American film of all time, and the fourth biggest film musical. In 2001, the US Library of Congress chosen the movie for preservation within the Nationwide Movie Registry, discovering it “culturally, traditionally, or aesthetically vital”.
My Favourite Issues from The Sound of Music