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William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet

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Baz Luhrmann helped adapt this classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy for the screen, updating the setting to a post-modern city named Verona Beach. In this version, the Capulets and the Montagues are two rival gangs. Juliet (Claire Danes) is attending a costume ball thrown by her parents. Her father Fulgencio Capulet (Paul Sorvino) has arranged her marriage to the boorish Paris (Paul Rudd) as part of a strategic investment plan. Romeo attends the masked ball and he and Juliet fall in love.

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Genre: Romance

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Director: Baz Luhrmann

Producer: Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Gabriella Martinelli, Martin Brown, Jill Bilcock

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Paul Sorvino, Brian Dennehy, Dash Mihok, Diane Venora, John Leguizamo, M. Walsh, Paul Rudd, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Pete Postlethwaite, Claire Danes, Harold Perrineau, Christina Pickles, Miriam Margolyes, Jesse Bradford

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