Fellow classic film aficionados will be interested in an upcoming coast-to-coast re-release of a classic silver screen adaptation of a famous musical.
Turner Classic Movies, in conjunction with Fathom Events, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (United Artists holdings) and Park Circus (exclusive cinema re-issue representatives for MGM/UA) will present the upcoming re-release of “West Side Story” (1961).
The TCM/Fathom Events “Big Screen Classics” revival showcase of “West Side Story” will occur in participating cinema venues throughout the nation on Sun., June 24 and Wed., June 27 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. (local time). This is part of the network’s “Big Screen Classics” series of classic/cult feature film revival presentations.
The TCM/Fathom/MGM (UA)/Park Circus re-release of the cinematic adaptation of the Leonard Bernstein–Arthur Laurents–Stephen Sondheim musical will also have pre-recorded opening introduction and closing conclusion segments by TCM host Ben Mankiewicz.