The Real Story That Inspired The Sound Of Music Is Actually Way More Epic Than The Hollywood Version

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The movie adaptation of The Sound of Music, directed and produced by Robert Wise and starring Julie Andrews, was released over half a century ago, in 1965. But its enduring appeal means that it’s still one of the world’s most loved films. Indeed, its allure – at least in part – lies within its dramatic, heart-wrenching storyline. However, the true details behind the movie are even more epic than Hollywood would have us believe.

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