Sound of Music, The Movie Cover

Sound of Music, The

G, 1965, 20th Century Fox

Director:

Robert Wise

Starring:

Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Heather Menzies, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn, Charmian Carr, Nicholas Hammond, Angela Cartwright, Kym Karath, Duane Chase, Debbie Turner

Plot:

Rodgers and Hammerstein's true story that has become a cinematic treasure. Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. Charm and songs soon win the hearts of the children and their father but when Nazi, Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.

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"The hills are alive with the sound of music"

Themes: Belief in God, Creation vs Evolution, God's Evidence, God's Existence

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Nuns gather for prayer

Themes: Belief in God, Prayer, Worship

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Young nun struggles with self-control

Themes: Controlling the Tongue, Discipline, Self-Control, Sin, Temptation

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Nun desires God's will for her life

Themes: Christian Walk, God's Plan, God's Will, Obedience

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Controlling father adheres to rigid discipline

Themes: Control, Discipline, Fatherhood, Parenting, Raising Children

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Frightened children encouraged to think pleasant thoughts

Themes: Anxiety, Comfort, Encouragement, Fear, Optimism, Worry

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Woman told to face her problems

Themes: Courage, Facing Trials, God's Plan, God's Will, Hiding, Love, Problems

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Children caught in a lie

Themes: Deception, Lying, Parenting, Raising Children

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Woman believes she earned blessings

Themes: Blessings, God's Love, God's Plan, God's Will

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Teen asks mother how to heal from break-up

Themes: Brokenhearted, Dating, Growing Up, Love, Maturity, Mother-Daughter, Rejection, Teen Issues

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Nuns help family escape Nazis

Themes: Bible Illustration, Escape, God's Love, Helping Others, Hiding, Protection

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