Unrated | | Crime, Drama, Musical
Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.
Natalie Wood actually could sing, but her singing voice was not considered strong enough for the songs in this film..
Riff: Beat it.
When Doc says, "What are you doing there?" after stopping the Jets from taunting Anita in the drugstore, his lips actually mouth, "What are you doing now?" which was the line in the original stage script.
The credits at the end of the movie appear as graffiti on street signs.
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