Franco Zeffirelli's Romeo and Juliet

1968| Runtime: 2hr. 29min.

Showtime:

Saturday, March 17

4:15pm

Sunday, March 18

1:15pm

In the Italian city of Verona, the Montague and the Capulet families are perpetually feuding. When Romeo (Leonard Whiting), a handsome young Montague, disregards convention by attending a Capulet ball, he falls in love with the beautiful Juliet (Olivia Hussey), a Capulet. After a brief courtship, the two elope, creating even greater tension between their families. Italian director Franco Zeffirelli's film is considered one of the best screen versions of Shakespeare's classic love story.