Download

Reviews

John Chard
One of cinema's most enduring family classics. What can one say about a film that now, as it gears towards its next anniversary of a 50th birthday, is loved and adored by so many? It feels, to me at least, kind of redundant trying to even write a review of it now. So really I just want to say that as a mid-forties cinema loving man I revisited the film recently for the first time in about 15 years and found it still had a magical kind of hold over me. Yes I still think it's too long, but ask me what I would cut out of the film and I'm at a bit of a loss to answer. Over the last thirty years or so it has become something of a focal point for parody, somewhat diminishing the actual film's first time appeal. Then there are the charges of it being hackneyed, but they are misplaced and very unfair for The Sound Of Music is an ode to life and music, nothing remotely hackneyed there me thinks. Bookended by stunning Salzburg scenery {seriously the opening helicopter sequence is breath taking}, the rest in between is a series of brilliant set pieces and some unforgettable Rodgers & Hammerstein tunes. Led by Julie Andrews & Christoher Plummer, the cast delight throughout. Yes, not everyone is note perfect, but it's a moot point really. As a guy it's at the one hour ten mark where I get something to hang my coat upon, from there on in the Von Trapp family, and their gorgeous governess, have me hook, line & sinker. The Sound Of Music, one of the greatest screen musicals ever. 9/10

Leave a Review?

You must be registered and logged in to submit your review.

Recently Searched

Na Peru Surya Hindi Saudagar Full Movie Nachiyar Movie Rise Of The Legend 2018 Ok Ru 41590524423 Hichki Lamog Erotic Daughter Noorie Movie All About Anna Lee Ham Hain Kamaal Ke Uriyadi Tamil Movie Iruttu Araiyil Murattu Kuththu Full Movie Kavan Tamil Movie Muthal Vasandham Poena Is Koning Nuit Chaahat Arunachalam Tamil Movie Whi Student Service Tarzan S Hidden Jungle The Walkingdead Arbat Les Nuls Tik Tik Karthick Kadai Kutty Singam Movie Aravindant Adatikal Blue Room Lucy Calls The President The Kissing Booth Refugee 2000 Manikarnika The Queen Of Jhansi Movie Humanda Ka Mayor Maldy Madagascar Badmaash Company Aravindante Adthikal Naked Thief The Honeymoon Machine Erotica Bengoli Movie Hami Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Erutu Arayil Murattu Kuthu Descendents Of The Sun Sathiya Tamil Movie Dad Crush Pallikodam Tamil Movie Bhaskar Oru Rascal Erutu Araiyil Muratu Kuthu Gumrah1993 Raveena Uniformes Deluxe Anthology Dazed In Doon Yaar Gaddar Full Movie Romans Malayalam Vetri Sher Saadhu Mirandal Movie Hd Dui Rupaiyan Vijeta Nani 2004 Telugu Movie Bpuwer Bosch Register Adult18 Manithanmovie Mesaya Murukku Shankar Dada Zindabad Poovarasan Unakkaga Ex 00 Fill Movie Aegan Natalie Hart Fullmovie Reipu Zonbi Lust Of The Dead Afrikaans Twilight In Telugu Dil Jo Na Keh Saka Muvis Monamour Dil Jo Na Keh Saka Move The Protector Tridev Hindi Movie Hd Becoming Elsa Yaar Ivan 88 Enbathettu Pushpak Viman Marathi Movie Taarak Metha Ka Oltta Chasma Episode 2300 Gujjubhai Most Wanted Icon Pulan Visaranai 2 Full Movie Brain Drain 1 Sa Yo Lamang Behind The Green Door Sivapuram Tamil Movie Malalayalam Filim Darna Zaroori Hai Song Iruku Arael Murray Kuthu Movie Tamil 2018 Nenu Na Rakshashi Tamil Horror Meesayamuruku John Shum Kin Fun London Love Story 3 Full Movie