William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet - Peace? I Hate the Word

Posted on: March 8, 2002 | Views: 923 | Comment

Tybalt, the Prince of Cats, engages Benvolio Montague in a gun fight at a gas station.

Shakespeare's immortal tale of star-crossed young lovers gets a music video-style updating in this hip, pistol-packing adaptation shot in Florida, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes as the doomed teenaged children of rival industrialists. Academy Award Nominations: Best Art Direction. 

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gunfight • john leguizamo • tybalt • gang fight • gas station • shakespeare