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'West Side Story' Returning to Amarillo Big Screen

A classic musical will soon be returning to the silver screen in Amarillo.

On June 24th and June 27th, "West Side Story" will return to the big screen in Amarillo. The classic 1961 film will be returning to theaters for two days as part of the TCM Big Screen Classics series.

"West Side Story" was directed by Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise and tells the story of the love story of two youngsters from rival New York City gangs. The film featured an all-star cast and won ten Academy Awards following its release.

Showings will take place at the UA Amarillo Star and Cinemark Hollywood 16 theaters at 2pm and 7pm on June 24th and June 27th. Tickets are available through

Photo by University of Minnesota

Photo by University of Minnesota

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