The Jets and the Sharks are rival gangs, battling it out in New York City for control of their neighborhoods. When Tony (Richard Beymer), the one-time leader of the Jets, falls in love with Maria (Natalie Wood), the sister of the Sharks' leader Bernardo (George Chakiris), the violent relationship between the two dueling gangs threatens to end their relationship before it can get started. Directed by Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise. Categories: Romance, Drama, New York, Musical. Year: 1961.
Rita Moreno in West Side Story
Anna Leonowens (Deborah Kerr) travels with her son to Bangkok to teach English to the children in the King's household. The longer she stays, the more she grows to love the children and especially the proud and noble King (Yul Brynner). As their relationship deepens, Anna struggles with her own heritage and considers leaving all together, but in the end their love is true. Directed by Walter Lang.With Rita Moreno, Martin Benson, Terry Saunders and Rex Thompson. Categories: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Adventure, Music, Classic. Year: 1956.
Rita Moreno in The King and I
Don Lockwood (Gene Kelly) and Lina Lamont (Jean Hagen) are an iconic Hollywood on-screen couple in film's silent era. When a movie they are working on suddenly becomes a musical, Don is up to the task, but Lina's voice is found lacking. After Kathy Selden (Debbie Reynolds) is brought in to overdub Lamont's lines, a growing romance with Don threatens her blossoming film career. Directed by Stanley Donen. With Donald O'Connor and Millard Mitchell. Categories: Cult Classics, Comedy, Romance, Music, Classic. Year: 1952.
Rita Moreno in Singin' in the Rain