William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
Baz Luhrmann's dazzling and unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story is spellbinding. Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes portray Romeo and Juliet, the youthful star-crossed lovers of the past. But the setting has been moved from its Elizabethan origins to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach.
Release Date: November 1, 1996
Directed ByBaz Luhrmann
Written ByCraig Pearce, Baz Luhrmann
Produced ByGabriella Martinelli, Baz Lurhmann
CastLeonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Brian Dennehy, Diane Venora, John Leguizamo, Paul Sorvino, Pete Postlethwaite