William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet

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Music ed.; widescreen format (2.35:1)
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
00024543403623, 024543034650, 024543403623


General Note
Based on the play: Romeo and Juliet / by William Shakespeare.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
General Note
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)
General Note
Includes program notes on container insert.
Creation/Production 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.
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.
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details
DVD, region 1; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English, Dolby digital surround in French or Spanish.
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English or Spanish subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Luhrmann, B., Pearce, C., Martinelli, G., DiCaprio, L., Danes, C., Bradford, J., Curtis-Hall, V., Dennehy, B., Leguizamo, J., Margolyes, M., Perrineau, H., Pickles, C., Postlethwaite, P., Rudd, P., Sorvino, P., Venora, D., Walsh, M. E., McAlpine, D. M., Bilcock, J., Hooper, N., Armstrong, C., De Vries, M., & Shakespeare, W. (2006). William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet (Music ed.; widescreen format (2.35:1)). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Baz. Luhrmann et al.. 2006. William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet. Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Baz. Luhrmann et al.. William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Luhrmann, Baz., et al. William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet Music ed.; widescreen format (2.35:1), 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

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