William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents a Bazmark production ; produced by Gabriella Martinelli and Baz Luhrmann ; screenplay by Craig Pearce & Baz Luhrmann ; directed by Baz Luhrmann
- Additional Titles:
- Romeo + Juliet, William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet, William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Romeo and Juliet, and Romeo & Juliet
- Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 
- Copyright Date:
- Music ed.
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Martinelli, Gabriella, Luhrmann, Baz, Pearce, Craig, DiCaprio, Leonardo, Danes, Claire, 1979-, Dennehy, Brian, Leguizamo, John, Postlethwaite, Pete, Sorvino, Paul, Venora, Diane, McAlpine, Donald M., Bilcock, Jill, Hooper, Nellee, Armstrong, Craig, 1959-, De Vries, Marius, Barrett, Kym, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, Bazmark Films (Firm), and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
- Language Note:
- English, French or Spanish languages, subtitled in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
- Baz Luhrmann's dazzling and unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story is spellbinding. The setting has been moved from its Elizabethan origins to the futuristic backdrop of Verona Beach with these star-crossed lovers.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: PG-13.
- Title from container.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Special features: Music machine feature lets the viewer jump to individual songs throughout the film; 3 audio commentaries with director Baz Luhrmann, co-composer Craig Armstrong and co-composer Marius De Vries; "'Romeo + Juliet': the music" exclusive 45-min. documentary; "The London music mix" featurette; "Journey of the songs" featurettes: "Young hearts run free," "Everybody's free," and temp music.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, Donald M. McAlpine ; film editor, Jill Bilcock ; music, Nellee Hooper ; additional score, Craig Armstrong, Marius De Vries ; costume designer, Kym Barrett ; production designer, Catherine Martin.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Brian Dennehy, John LeGuizamo, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Sorvino, Diane Venora.
- Technical Details:
- DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1, letterbox) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, DTS, Dolby Digital Surround, dual layer.
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