films & literature
The Wizard of Oz - In the original novel, Dorothy wore silver shoes, but her ruby slippers in the film are now among the most treasured and valuable of film memorabilia. FACT: A number of pairs were made for the film (though no one knows exactly how many) and five pairs are known to have survived - one of these was stolen in 2005 and never found again.
one of the best movies ever
West Side Story (1961) Academy Award winning film. Romeo and Juliet inspired story of native born and Puerto Rican kids battling it out on the streets of New York. George Chakiris seen here won an Oscar for his role as Bernardo, leader of the Sharks. Rita Moreno, would also garner an Oscar for her role in this film.
West Side Story --- possibly the best musical ever made.