The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

Title: The Sound of Music

Release: 1965

Rating: 8

Language: English, German

Country: USA

Runtime: 172

Genre: Action,Biography,Drama,Family,Musical,Romance

The Sound of Music

Release 1965
Rating 8
Language English, German
Country USA
Runtime 172
Genre Action,Biography,Drama,Family,Musical,Romance



In 1930's Austria, a young woman named Maria is failing miserably in her attempts to become a nun. When the Navy captain Georg Von Trapp writes to the convent asking for a governess that can handle his seven mischievous children, Maria is given the job. The Captain's wife is dead, and he is often away, and runs the household as strictly as he does the ships he sails on. The children are unhappy and resentful of the governesses that their father keeps hiring, and have managed to run each of them off one by one. When Maria arrives, she is initially met with the same hostility, but her kindness, understanding, and sense of fun soon draws them to her and brings some much-needed joy into all their lives -- including the Captain's. Eventually he and Maria find themselves falling in love, even though Georg is already engaged to a Baroness and Maria is still a postulant. The romance makes them both start questioning the decisions they have made. Their personal conflicts soon become ...

Director :

Robert Wise

Writer :

George Hurdalek (with the partial use of ideas by), Howard Lindsay (from the stage musical book by), Russel Crouse (from the stage musical book by), Ernest Lehman (screenplay)

Actors :

... Fräulein Maria

... Captain Georg von Trapp

... Baroness Elsa von Schraeder

... Max Detweiler

... Friedrich von Trapp

... Louisa von Trapp