After a long wait, the official trailer for West Side Story appears this morning on social networks and the first comments from the public have not been long in coming. Steven Spielberg’s proposal comes with a completely new cast that will delight Internet users with renewed musical themes and a style that will make us feel nostalgic. Translated into Spanish as Love without barriers, this new production is given the opportunity to have stars that give the fair representation that is expected of this classic.
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Love without barriers presents the story of two young people who fall in love in New York City but, being from opposing gangs, they generate tension and problems among their friends, ending in a tragedy. The 1961 film, Love without Barriers – 94%, starred Rita Moreno and Richard Beymer, while the 2021 version features Rachel Zegler and Ansel Elgort as the main stars. Thanks to the new advance we can discover that the film presents a huge cast of Latin origin, an element that fails if we go back to the delivery of sixty years ago.
This musical is also known for being an adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, the work of William Shakespeare that has reached all existing entertainment formats. With Hollywood going through a seemingly endless era of remakes, reboots, spin-offs and more, Love without barriers could not be left behind with its corresponding update; but unlike many other installments considered “unnecessary,” this remake enjoys the blessing of the public due to its cover letter as a body committed to diversity and representation, something that has taken on great importance in recent years and that largely controls the gears of today’s cinema and television.
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Rachel zegler, a 20-year-old actress who plays Maria in Love without barriers, is a rising star born in the United States but of a Colombian mother. Although she has really meager credits in her filmography, her talent as a musical actress was discovered from childhood, and by her adolescence she starred in numerous productions that refined her singing and dancing skills. Very soon we will see her stand out as the favorite of Love without barriers And that role could give you the opportunity to aspire to higher grade productions.
But other great gifts are coming into the life of Zegler. In June she was announced as Snow White for the live-action that Disney will begin producing very soon. These films have taken on a vital importance in Hollywood, and although they have their accumulation of detractors who perceive them as superfluous and redundant, the truth is that millions of fans await them with emotion, all of them willing to give their money to witness the stories. fairy tales with real people. Rachel zegler He has another great role for his career on the horizon and is sure to provide The Walt Disney Company with the hundreds of millions of dollars it is always looking for.
Love without barriers from Steven Spielberg It will hit theaters on December 10. The film suffered significant delays due to the coronavirus pandemic but is now ready to close the year in good shape, just a week before Spider-Man: No Way Home appears on the billboard to wipe out tickets and the aspirations of the rest of the world. the competition.
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