Everything to know about Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’

Women in colorful dresses dance on a New York street.
Ariana DeBose in the movie “West Side Story.”
(Niko Tavernise)

The new version of “West Side Story,” starring Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler and Rita Moreno, arrived in theaters on Dec. 10 with a little fanfare and a little controversy, bu thas since gone on to make history.

Here’s a closer look at critics’ reviews, comparisons to the 1961 film version and deeper coverage of Steven Spielberg’s remake of the enduring Broadway classic.