Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker
Running Time: 176 minutes
Director: Robert Wise
Genre: Musical / Drama
Captain Baron Von Trapp is a widowed ex-naval officer with seven children who serve only to remind him of his deceased wife. The Von Trapp home is thus turned into a gloomy place of order and discipline, until the arrival of a new governess, Frauline Maria. Maria shows the Von Trapp children how to enjoy life, and in turn captures the attentions of Captain Von Trapp.