United States, 1965 / 174 Mins
Director: Robert Wise
Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer
Maria is a tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey who is sent to become a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children. Her arrival brings a new love of life and music into the home. Based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers, one of the world's best-known concert groups in the era immediately preceding World War II.