Romeo & Juliet parents guide

Romeo & Juliet

Overall D

Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet gets an update in this telling, which places the star-crossed lovers in a present day Verona Beach.

Release date November 1, 1996

Violence D
Sexual Content C-
Profanity A-
Substance Use --

Why is Romeo & Juliet rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Romeo & Juliet PG-13 for scenes of contemporary violence and some sensuality.

Run Time: 120 minutes

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Romeo & Juliet
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta 14A Violence, Substance Abuse.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Romeo & Juliet"

Cast and Crew

Romeo & Juliet is directed by Baz Luhrmann and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Romeo & Juliet movie is October 19, 2010. Here are some details…

Romeo & Juliet releases to Blu-ray on October 19, 2010. The disc comes with the following extras:

- New High Definition Transfer supervised by Director Baz Luhrmann

-Shaking Up Shakespeare Picture-in-Picture Mode, with Audio Commentary by Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Donald M. McAlpine and Craig Pearce.

- Behind-the-Scenes Footage and Stills

-Uncut Footage from the Bazmark Vault

-Romeo + Juliet: The Music Documentary

-Filmmaker and Interview Galleries