Who Won the 1966
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Robert Wise

("The Sound Of Music")

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'Rio Bravo' and 'The Sound of Music' coming to Hitching Post

Tehachapi News
There isn't a moment in this Robert Wise directed film that isn't a gem. Not one. From the shot of Julie Andrews spinning on the top of the Austrian Alps bursting into “The Sound of Music” to the final moments when the family sings, as one by one they ...

1966 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Robert Wise News

Everything That's Leaving Netflix in October

Mental Floss
Director Bob Wise said the segment was particularly difficult to film because there weren't many visual elements for the audience—and the hum's low frequencies didn't come through televisions well. Still, he said, "we got a lot of response to this ...

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EPA cleans up radioactive materials from an abandoned garage in Lake of the Woods

The Mountain Enterprise
According to EPA On-Scene Coordinator Robert Wise, the property was abandoned 17 years ago when the ownership of the garage, and its contents, reverted to the Kern County Tax Collector. Kern County Code Compliance visited the site in July, ordered a ...

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Google Arts & Culture Launches New Collection Honoring West Side Story

TheaterMania.com
The film, codirected by Robbins and Robert Wise, was nominated for 11 Academy Awards, winning 10 including Best Picture. West Side Story follows two young lovers caught in the middle of a gang war. Tony, a member of the "American" Jets, falls in love ...

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