Romeo + Juliet

Genre:  Drama, Romance
Running Time:  120 min.
Release Date: November 1, 1996
DVD: March 12, 2002

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Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, John Leguizamo, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Sorvino, Brian Dennehy, Paul Rudd, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Harold Perrineau


Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip, modern suburb of Verona Beach, still retaining its original dialogue. The gun-toting members of the families wage a vicious war on the streets as the star-crossed lovers meet their tragic destiny.

Director: Baz Luhrmann
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Producer(s): Baz Luhrmann, Gabriella Martinelli
Screenplay: Baz Luhrmann, Craig Pearce

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