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Julie Andrews on 'The Sound of Music,' film, fame and Lady Gaga
Julie Andrews on 'The Sound of Music,' film, fame and Lady Gaga

Julie Andrews will take the stage at Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre on Thursday night for a 50th anniversary screening of "The Sound of Music," where she's appearing with Christopher Plummer, her costar in the beloved best picture-winning film at the opening night of the TCM Classic Film Festival. The lively and humorous Andrews, 79, spoke with The Times by phone recently about the status of the movie musical genre, her blossoming friendship with Lady Gaga and the complexity of the Oscars' best picture category. I was just reading some of the reviews from when "The Sound of Music" first came out, and I was surprised to see they weren't all that...

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