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The Trapp Family (1956)

106 min | Family, Romance, Comedy

A novice nun, Maria, is sent to care for the unruly children of a weathy Baron. The Baron and Maria fall in love, Maria leaves the convent and they marry. Under Maria's guidance the family becomes a nationally-acclaimed singing group, but ...See moreA novice nun, Maria, is sent to care for the unruly children of a weathy Baron. The Baron and Maria fall in love, Maria leaves the convent and they marry. Under Maria's guidance the family becomes a nationally-acclaimed singing group, but when the Baron is comissioned to join Hitler's army the family flees to the United States where they endeavour to become established as singers once again. Based upon the true story of the Von Trapp family. Written by Jonathan Ruskin See less
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Updated Oct 9, 1956

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Apr 19, 1961 (United States)

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21 cast members
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Ruth Leuwerik
Baronin Maria von Trapp Baronin Maria von Trapp   See fewer
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Hans Holt
Baron von Trapp Baron von Trapp   See fewer
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Maria Holst
Prinzessin Yvonne Prinzessin Yvonne   See fewer
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Josef Meinrad
Dr. Wasner Dr. Wasner   See fewer
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Friedrich Domin
Gruber, Bankier Gruber, Bankier   See fewer
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Hilde von Stolz
Baroness Mathilde Baroness Mathilde   See fewer
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Agnes Windeck
Äbtissin Äbtissin   See fewer
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Gretl Theimer
Köchin Köchin   See fewer
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Liesl Karlstadt
Raphaela Raphaela   See fewer
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Karl Ehmann
Diener Diener   See fewer
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Hans Schumm
Petroff Petroff   See fewer
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Peter Capell
Ellis Island Officer Ellis Island Officer   See fewer
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Michael Ande
Werner von Trapp Werner von Trapp   See fewer
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Knut Mahlke
Rupert von Trapp Rupert von Trapp   See fewer
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Ursula Wolff
Agathe von Trapp Agathe von Trapp   See fewer
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Angelika Werth
Hedwig von Trapp Hedwig von Trapp   See fewer
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Monika Wolf
Maria von Trapp Maria von Trapp   See fewer
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Ursula Ettrich
Rosemarie von Trapp Rosemarie von Trapp   See fewer
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Monika Ettrich
Martina von Trapp Martina von Trapp   See fewer
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Paul Kürzinger
Ortsgruppenleiter (uncredited) Ortsgruppenleiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 241 votes