Sound of Music was a movie which has kept up the invaluable artistic significance for many daceds now. Story line, which would impress any one of the society irrespective of the cultural social and even linguistic limitation. That might be the reason way even today this particular work of art stands beyond time and imagination.
In 1930s in Austria. The young girl named Maria who longed to become a nun had failed to make her way through in the formation. The mother superior sent her to the Van trapp family, which had wrote to the convent for governess to take care of seven children. Van trapp is a navy captain who very seldom stays home and runs his family as strictly as he used to run the ship. The children were not happy and resentful of the governesses. When Maria came to to the house he was also faced with the same hostility. Maria soon learns that all these children need is a little love to change their attitudes. Maria teaches the children to sing, and through her, music is brought back into the hearts and home of the Von Trapp family. With a renewed zest for life, the caption hosts a party to introduce his new fiance. Maria knows then she does not want to be a nun. She marries the caption. As this is happening Austria votes to be assumed by Germany on the eve of World War II. In order to keep up and leave with and his convictions caption takes his family and fled the country.
Jill Weber specifies a few points that an author would think about his work after a fiction is written. Did you meet your goals and objectives? In what areas did you exceed your goals and objectives? Where did you fall short? What might you do differently next time? (10) the writer of the Sound of music had successfully managed make the plot hit the cord of every ones heart. The slow and study development of the conflict on the side along with a pleasant and happy atmosphere was in fact the most attractive part of it.
The theme of the movie is expressed in words and deeds by the lead character Maria. As she says when the Lord closes all the doors he opens a window, she shows how she would do good better than her best. Cheryl Cory talks about a sound of music devotee in his latest novel ‘must have done some thing good’. Author describes the plot as a Sylvie O’Rourke, The Sound of Music devotee and born procrastinator, finds herself making a death-avoidance bargain with God on a particularly turbulent flight home with her sisters saying that if they get out of the plane alive she promised to do something good with her life. Thus is set in motion a tumultuous, flub-filled year teaching English at the broken-down St. Matthew’s High School in Worcester, Massachusetts. It only tells us the connection between the theme of sound of music and the realization of the urge to do good with the youngsters.
Mount Obersalzburg, Berchtesgaden, Germany, Castle in opening scene and Lakeside scenes of Family Von Trapp's house were the main sets of sound of music. The panoramic and colorful background has in fact added to the theme of the movie to make it an unforgettable experience.