"West Side Story" is a 2021 American musical romantic drama film directed by Steven Spielberg.
The starring cast includes Ansel Elgort as Tony, Ariana DeBose as Anita, David Alvarez as Bernardo, Michael Faist, Rita Moreno as Valentina, Rachel Zegler as María, Brian d'Arcy James as Officer Krupke, Corey Stoll as Lieutenant Schrank, Josh Andy Rivera, Iris Menas as Anybodys and others.

Here are "West Side Story" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for West Side Story movie?

20th Century Studios on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 released the trailer for "West Side Story" you can watch here:
Steven Spielberg's "West Side Story" | Official Trailer | 20th Century Studios.

Plot summary

What is West Side Story movie plot?

Here is a short review of "West Side Story" movie plot summary.

Teenagers Tony (Ansel Elgort) and María (Rachel Zegler), despite having affiliations with rival street gangs, the Jets and Sharks, fall in love in 1950s New York City.


Who plays who in the West Side Story movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "West Side Story" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Ansel Elgort  as Tony
Ariana DeBose  as Anita
David Alvarez  as Bernardo
Mike Faist  as Riff
Rita Moreno  as Valentina
Rachel Zegler  as María
Brian d'Arcy James  as Officer Krupke
Corey Stoll  as Lieutenant Schrank
Josh Andrés Rivera  as Chino
Iris Menas  as Anybodys
Sebastian Serra  as Braulio
Carlos E. Gonzalez  as Chucho
Ricky Ubeda  as Flaco
Andrei Chagas  as Jochi
Mike Iveson  as Glad Hand
Adriel Flete  as Julito
Jamila Velazquez  as Meche
Jacob Guzman  as Junior
Annelise Cepero  as Provi
Kelvin Delgado  as Manolo
Yassmin Alers  as Lluvia
Jamie Harris  as Rory
Curtiss Cook  as Abe
Yurel Echezarreta  as Sebas
David Guzman  as Tino
Tanairi Sade Vazquez  as Charita
Yesenia Ayala  as Clary
Ana Isabelle  as Rosalía
Juliette Feliciano Ortiz  as Cuca
Jeanette Delgado  as Ili
Maria Alexis Rodriguez  as Isa
Edriz E. Rosa Pérez  as Jacinta
Ilda Mason  as Luz
Sean Harrison Jones  as Action
Jennifer Florentino  as Montse
Jess LeProtto  as A-Rab
Patrick Higgins  as Baby John
Kyle Allen  as Balkan
Gaby Diaz  as Tati
John Michael Fiumara  as Big Deal
Isabella Ward  as Tere
Kevin Csolak  as Diesel
Kyle Coffman  as Ice
Daniel Patrick Russell  as Little Moly
Ben Cook  as Mouthpiece
Harrison Coll  as Numbers
Myles Erlick  as Snowboy
Julian Elia  as Tiger
Eloise Kropp  as Dot
Paloma Garcia-Lee  as Graziella
Leigh-Ann Esty  as Gussie
Lauren Leach  as Karen
Brittany Pollack  as Mack
Kellie Drobnick  as Mamie
Skye Mattox  as Maxie
Adriana Pierce  as Natalie
Jonalyn Saxer  as Rhonda
Brianna Abruzzo  as Sorella
Halli Toland  as Sweden
Sara Esty  as Tat
Talia Ryder  as Tessa
Maddie Ziegler  as Velma
Ricardo Zayas  as Chago (as Ricardo A. Zayas)
Carlos Sanchez Falu  as Pipo (as Carlos Sánchez Falú)
Julius Rubio  as Quique (as Julius Anthony Rubio)
David Aviles Morales  as Aníbal
Garett Hawe  as Skink
Gabriela Soto  as Conchi (as Gabriela M. Soto)
Melody Marti  as Pili
Andrea Burns  as Fausta (as Andréa Burns)
Nadia Quinn  as Streetwalker
Arianna Rosario  as Puertorriqueña #1
Natalie Toro  as Puertorriqueña #2
Maria Alejandra Castillo  as Pachanga Shark Woman (as María Alejandra Castillo)
David Granados  as Shark
Mannelly Gonzalez Abreu  as Pachanga Dancer
Maya Haghighi Guliani  as Pachanga Dancer
Tyler Myers  as Pachanga Dancer
Jesseudi Marcelino  as Pachanga Dancer
German M. Castillo  as Pachanga Dancer
Ciara Calderon  as Pachanga Dancer
Aubrey Mills  as Pachanga Dancer
Leonardo Ro  as Pachanga Dancer
Adrian Castillo  as Pachanga Dancer
Luke Joseph Fuentes Duculan  as Pachanga Dancer
Abigail R. Valdez  as Pachanga Dancer
Navio Lopez  as Pachanga Dancer
Victor Cruz  as Restaurant Owner
Erik Charlston  as Gym Band (Band Leader)
Clint De Ganon  as Gym Band (Drums)
Dave Phillips  as Gym Band (Bass)
Silvano Monasterios  as Gym Band (Piano)
Ric Molina  as Gym Band (Guitar)
Dan Pearson  as Gym Band (Sax)
Hommy Ramos  as Gym Band (Trombone)
Jose Ruiz  as Gym Band (Trumpet 1)
Jumaane Smith  as Gym Band (Trumpet 2)
Dave Nolan  as Gym Band (Reed Player)
Roland Morales  as Gym Band (Percussionist 1)
Javier Diaz  as Gym Band (Percussionist 2)
Chryssie Whitehead  as Female Social Worker (as Chryssie Whitehead-Disbrow)
Ron Stroman  as Custodian
Rene Ojeda  as Elderly Man (as René Ojeda)
Feiga Martinez  as Elderly Woman (as Feiga M. Martinez)
Mike Massimino  as Cop #1
Ryan Woodle  as Cop #2
David Bean  as Fabric Store Owner
Harvey Evans  as Gimbels Security Guard
Joe Lanza  as Detective in Morgue
Savannah Renée Rodriguez  as Young Girl María
Denia Brache  as Old Lady María
Lesley Billingslea  as Boxing Promoter
Andy Powers  as Cop in Salt Shed
Reginald L. Barnes  as Detective #2
Patrick Noonan  as Detective #3
Jeff Ward  as Grizzled Trainer
Pablo Thomas  as Hardware Store Owner
Paul Niebanck  as Taxi Passenger
Ixchel Cuellar  as Demonstrator
Ricky Garcia  as Demonstrator
Oscar A. Rodriguez Rojas  as Demonstrator
José Ramón Rosario  as Demonstrator
Doreen Montalvo  as Demonstrator
Johnny Castro  as Puerto Rican Man

Release date

When is West Side Story movie release date?

"West Side Story" movie release date was scheduled to be on November 29, 2021 (Jazz at Lincoln Center), on December 9, 2021 (Germany) and on December 10, 2021 (United States) distributing by 20th Century Studios, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Argentina, Forum Hungary, HKC Entertainment, NOS Audiovisuais, Walt Disney Company and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Germany.


What are West Side Story filming details?

The duration of the film is 156 minutes. The film's budget is $100 million.

"West Side Story" movie is rated "PG-13", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about West Side Story movie?

"West Side Story" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 8.1/10.

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