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West Side Story Film Still - George Chakiris and Jay Norman

WEST SIDE STORY (1961) – AFI Movie Club

A contemporary reimagining of “Romeo and Juliet” based on the beloved stage musical, WEST SIDE STORY (1961) more than earned its acclaim across the American Film Institute’s lists celebrating excellence in the art form – including placement on both the original and 10th anniversary editions of the greatest American films and three entries among the...
West Side Story Film Still - George Chakiris and Jay Norman

AFI Movie Club: WEST SIDE STORY

WEST SIDE STORY appears on seven of AFI’s lists of the greatest American films of all time, including #2 on AFI’S 100 YEARS OF MUSICALS and #3 on AFI’s 100 YEARS…100 PASSIONS. Co-director Robert Wise was the 26th recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award.  Close Close Close HOW TO WATCH Where to stream WEST SIDE STORY WEST SIDE STORY - Reelgood GET THE LATEST FROM AFI MOVIE CLUB AFI Movie...
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