It’s that time of the year for being bombarded with chocolate, heart-shaped items, and lots of ballads, as Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.
A remake of the iconic stage-to-screen adaptation of West Side Story made in 1961 might be in the works due to Steven Spielberg’s interest. However, as is to be expected, some conflicting opinions about the project have surfaced amongst fans and critics.
Director: Jeffrey Hornaday Script: Vince Marcello, Mark Landry, Robert Horn Cast: Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell, Grace Phipps, Garrett Clayton, John DeLuca.
Japanese poster for West Side Story (1961).
To the unenthusiastic lot that abhors the sight –and sound- of musicals, there’s no deeper sin than its’ proneness to make its’ characters burst into song and dance abruptly. To us, musical-loving freaks, that’s not a matter of concern at all. But do all musicals operate like that? Not really. There are many types of […]