Romeo + Juliet

Published 2015
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Baz Luhrmann's unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story, with the setting moved from Renaissance-era Verona to modern-day southern California.

Music edition.
1 videodisc (120 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
DTS-HD Digital surround 5.1 ; ,Dolby Digital 5.1
wide screen
video file
DVD video
region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
Other Title:
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
Romeo & Juliet
Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet (Motion picture) [DVD].
Title from container.
Based on the play: Romeo and Juliet / by William Shakespeare.
Includes program notes on container insert.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Special features (57 min.): optional audio commentary by Luhrmann; optional audio commentary by Armstrong; optional audio commentary by De Vries; "Music machine", direct access to 14 songs in the film; "'William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet' : the music" documentary (47 min.); "The London music mix" featurette (4 min.); 3 "Journey of the songs" featurettes (6 min. total).
Director of photography, Donald M. McAlpine ; film editor, Jill Bilcock ; music by Nellee Hooper ; original score composed by Craig Armstrong, Marius De Vries, Nellee Hooper.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Jesse Bradford, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Brian Dennehy, John LeGuizamo, Miriam Margolyes, Harold Perrineau, Christina Pickles, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Rudd, Paul Sorvino, Diane Venora, M. Emmet Walsh.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; DTS-HD Digital surround 5.1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English or Spanish subtitles ; English SDH.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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