This night, this night, the trailer dropped this night! I noticed it and the WORLD went AWAYYY.
As a former (and nonetheless convalescing) musical theater child, it is most definitely beautiful obtrusive that I have been taking a look ahead to seeing ANYTHING from Steven Spielberg’s upcoming tackle one of the crucial fantastic musicals ever written, West Aspect Tale.
Smartly, this night all through the Academy Awards, we in the end were given our first take a look at the highly-anticipated remake — and y’all, it seems to be fantastic! Test it out right here:
Now, the teaser would possibly simplest be one minute and 30 seconds lengthy, however it provides us SO! MUCH! TO! LOOK! AT!
It kicks off with more than a few pictures of the town, accompanied through that all-too-familiar ~whistling~ sound.
Then, we see more than a few pictures of the snappin’ and singin’ gangs, most likely prepping for considered one of their many intense dance-fights.
We additionally get our first actual take a look at our new Maria (Rachel Zegler) and Tony (Ansel Elgort) in combination, as they catch eyes from around the room on the dance.
And, after all, we see the long-lasting E.G.O.T. winner, Rita Moreno, returning to the West Aspect Tale international, this time as a personality named Valentina.
Naturally, the entire thing culminates in THAT shot. THE shot. You realize the only — the only the place Tony meets Maria at the balcony after the dance, appearing complete Romeo and Juliet realness? Yeah, THAT shot.
Y’all!!! The colours! The dancing! The costumes! The! Emotional! Song! Swelling! To! The! Identify! Card!
So, uh, yeah. I am beautiful excited! You should definitely catch West Aspect Tale in all of it is musical glory when it is launched Dec. 10th! Till then, catching me rewatching this lil’ teaser over and time and again!
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