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West Side Story (1961)

US 152m, Colour Director: Robert Wise & Jerome Robbins; Cast: Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris, Russ Tamblyn Perhaps the most ridiculous of late 1950s, early 60s Hollywood … Continue reading

01/20/2015 · 2 Comments

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

US 132m, Colour Director: Robert Wise; Cast: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, Persis Khambatta, Stephen Collins Star Trek: The Motion Picture … Continue reading

12/29/2012 · 2 Comments

The Haunting (1963)

UK 112m, B&W Director: Robert Wise; Cast: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn, Fay Compton, Rosalie Crutchley, Lois Maxwell, Valentine Dyall The Haunting is a beautifully photographed psychological … Continue reading

11/11/2012 · Leave a comment

The Sound of Music (1965)

US 174m, Colour Director: Robert Wise; Cast: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Charmian Carr Based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical of the same … Continue reading

12/28/2010 · Leave a comment

The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

USA 92m, sound (B&W) Director: Robert Wise; Cast: Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Billy Gray, Hugh Marlowe The Day the Earth Stood Still is a rather clever movie for early atomic … Continue reading

01/25/2009 · 1 Comment