William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama, Romance

Australian director Baz Luhrmann transplants the familiar story to modern-day Verona Beach, FL, but it's no WEST SIDE STORY. He keeps the original language intact, and the result is nothing if not audacious: Thugs scream in blank verse and duels are fought with blazing handguns, Shakespeare's words dribble from the mouths of smarmy TV gossip commentators...read more

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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Australian director Baz Luhrmann transplants the familiar story to modern-day Verona Beach, FL, but it's no WEST SIDE STORY. He keeps the original language intact, and the result is nothing if not audacious: Thugs scream in blank verse and duels are fough… (more)

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