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Uniform Title William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet (Motion picture)
Title William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Bazmark production ; directed by Baz Luhrmann ; screenplay by Craig Pearce, Baz Luhrmann ; produced by Gabriella Martinelli, Baz Luhrmann.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 R664j 2006    ---  Available
Edition Music ed.; widescreen format (2.35:1).
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English, Dolby digital surround in French or Spanish.
Language In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Cast 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.
Credits 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.
Note Based on the play: Romeo and Juliet / by William Shakespeare.
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).
Includes program notes on container insert.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
Summary 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.
Subject Romeo (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Juliet (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Amor -- Teatro.
Romeo (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Juliet (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romance films.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Romance -- Feature.
Musical -- Feature.
Youth -- Feature.
Melodrama -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Love stories.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Added Author Luhrmann, Baz, 1962-
Pearce, Craig.
Martinelli, Gabriella.
DiCaprio, Leonardo.
Danes, Claire, 1979-
Bradford, Jesse.
Curtis-Hall, Vondie, 1950-
Dennehy, Brian, 1938-
Leguizamo, John, 1964-
Margolyes, Miriam, 1941-
Perrineau, Harold, 1963-
Pickles, Christina, 1935-
Postlethwaite, Pete, 1946-2011.
Rudd, Paul.
Sorvino, Paul, 1939-
Venora, Diane, 1952-
Walsh, M. Emmet, 1935-
McAlpine, Donald M.
Bilcock, Jill, 1948-
Hooper, Nellee, 1963-
Armstrong, Craig.
De Vries, Marius.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Bazmark Films (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Romeo + Juliet
Standard No. 024543403623 00

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