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Romeo & Juliet

USA 1996 Color
Also Known As: Verona Beach
Synopsis: An updated and reworked version of the Shakespeare play, that features teen-age suicide, murder, drugs, rioting, homosexuality and cross-dressing.
Produced by: Twentieth Century Fox
Approximate Budget: US$ 15 million
Location: Mexico City, Mexico / Canada
Filming Dates: January 8, 1996 - April 14, 1996
Directed by: Baz Luhrmann
Cast: Claire Danes...Juliet
Leonardo DiCaprio...Romeo
Zak Orth...Gregory
Paul Stephen Rudd...Paris
John Leguizamo
Jesse Bradford
Miriam Margolyes
Diane Venora
Paul Sorvino
Brian Dennehy
M. Emmet Walsh
Peter O'Toole
Produced by: Gabriella Martinelli
Baz Luhrmann
Associate Producer: Martin Brown
Camera: Don McAlpine
Edited by: Jill Bilcock
Unit Production Managers: Hector Lopez
Mike Nelson
Screenplay: Baz Luhrmann
Craig Pearce
Sound Effects by: Laurencio Cordero
Production Coordinator: Chris White
Associate Directors: Miguel Gil
Miguel Lima
Sound: Rob Young
Production Design: Catherine Martin
Artwork by: Doug Hardwick
Jesus Buenrostro
Set by: Brigitte Broch
Costume Design: Kym Barrett