The film won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Art Direction for a Variety or Music Program.
This was the highest rated WWOD movie to date as all of america wanted their children to experience the magic they felt when they first saw a version of it!
Based on a rodger and Hammerstein play this film has been aadpted 3 times to date for the small screen. all evrsions are EQUALLY good and should be waytched!
#1 was in 1957 starred Julie Andrews
#2 was in 1963 starred Lesly Anne Warren
#3 !997 with Brandy
please watch them - all are available on video.