get to know me meme - [3/25] films
↳ the sound of music (1965) dir. robert wise

“You were right.  I don’t know my children.  And you brought music back into the house… I’d forgotten.  Fräulein, I want you to stay.  I ask you to stay.”
"If I could be of any help.”
“You have already. More than you know.”


film genre meme: musical [1/5]  ➝ The Sound of Music (1965, dir. Robert Wise)

“My fellow Austrians, I shall not be seeing you again perhaps for a very long time. I would like to sing for you now… a love song. I know you share this love. I pray that you will never let it die.”


I’d fallen in love with her in My Fair Lady on Broadway, so I’d had a crush for forever, working with her like being hit over the head with a big Valentine’s Day card every day but when we did meet on The Sound of Music she had just had a child, so I had to stay arm’s length—what am I talking about?—full length away from her, but it was sort of like an awful tease. I couln’t do anything. (x)

We should have ended up together… We should have had a huge smashing affair. But there was no time because she had her children with her, which was most inconvenient, I thought. (x)

Christopher Plummer on Julie Andrews