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West Side Story

Release date: December 10, 2021

West Side Story movie poster

This new version of the musical explores forbidden love and the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds.

When Tony (Ansel Elgort) falls in love with Maria (Rachel Zegler), it causes a strain within and between the two gangs.

Based on the book by Arthur Laurents from the 1957 Broadway musical, with music by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Additional details

Genre: Musical

Runtime: 156 min

Director: Steven Spielberg

Studio: 20th Century Studios

Producers: Steven Spielberg, Kristie Macosko Krieger, Kevin McCollum

Screenplay: Tony Kushner

Cast: Ansel Elgort,Rachel Zegler,Ariana DeBose,David Alvarez,Mike Faist,Josh Andrés Rivera,Ana Isabelle,Corey Stoll,Brian d'Arcy James,Rita Moreno,Ben Cook

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