July 30, 2011

Performance of the Day

Film: "West Side Story"
Character: Riff
Year: 1961

"West Side Story" is arguably one of the greatest movie musicals ever made. With perfect choreography, a great script, and a talented cast, it was a monster hit when it premiered. Russ Tamblyn, who played the leader of the Jets street gang, was especially terrific. He was passionate and gave Riff a sensitivity that he very much needed.

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