Monday 1st November 2021, 7:30pm
Romeo and Juliet
UCH Cinema Season
Released 25 years ago this month, this Baz Luhrman film is a modern spin on Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy, defined by the director’s affective style, frenetic editing, and a brilliant, contemporary soundtrack. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes, this “Romeo + Juliet” was a runaway success on its release in 1996, which made the romantic tragedy and its “star crossed lovers” an obsession for a new generation of viewers.
Director: Baz Luhrman
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Brian Dennehy, Pete Postlethwaite
Celebrating this film’s 25th Anniversary!