West Side Story, is a modern musical adaptation of Shakespeares' Romeo and Juliet. 'I feel oh so pretty that the city should just give me its key...lalala....And so pretty Miss America should just resign'....i love that line!
▶ West Side Story- "I Feel Pretty." I first watched this movie on Thanksgiving Day with my Mum in 1981 when I was ten. By the end of the weekend Natalie Wood had drowned. I didn't have very long to have a crush on Natalie Wood. :'(
Westside story is the award winning adaptation of the classic romantic tragedy, Romeo and Juliette. The feuding families become two warring New York City gangs- the white Jets led by Riff and the Puerto Rican Sharks, led by Bernardo. Their hatred escalates to a point where neither can coexist with any form of understanding. But when Riff's best ...
The film has been deemed "culturally significant" by the United States Library of Congress and was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry in 1997. The film holds the distinction of being the musical film with the most Academy Award wins (10 wins), including Best Picture (three other films also won 11 Oscars each, but they are not musicals).