The Sound of Music (film)

The Sound of Music is a 1965 American muisical drama film produced an directit bi Robert Wise an starnin Julie Andrews an Christopher Plummer. The film is an adaptation o the 1959 Broadway muisical The Sound of Music, componed bi Richard Rodgers wi lyrics bi Oscar Hammerstein II.

The Sound of Music
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Theatrical release poster bi Howard Terpning
Directit biRobert Wise
Produced biRobert Wise
Screenplay biErnest Lehman
Story biMaria von Trapp (uncredited)
Based onThe Sound of Music
bi Howard Lindsay an Russel Crouse
Muisic bi
CinematographyTed D. McCord
Eeditit biWilliam H. Reynolds
Distributit bi20th Century Fox
Release date
  • 2 Mairch 1965 (1965-03-02) (USA)
  • 29 Mairch 1965 (1965-03-29) (UK)
Rinnin time
174 minutes[1]
KintraUnitit States
Budget$8.2 million[2][3]
Box office$286.2 million[2]


  1. "The Sound of Music (1965): Original Print Information". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved January 26, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "The Sound of Music". The Numbers. Retrieved April 26, 2011.
  3. Solomon 1989, p. 254.