romeo and juliet


Franco Zeffirelli Legendary Filmmaker Has Passed Away

Franco Zeffirelli, Legendary Filmmaker, Has Passed Away

In 1968, Italian filmmaker Franco Zeffirelli directed his interpretation of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet He cast unknown actors Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting as his leads, and shot the movie in authentically rustic locations around Europe.The film-going community was not ready for what greeted them at cinemas Zeffirelli's Romeo and Juliet was, according to[...]

ABC Moves Low-Rated Still Star-Crossed To Saturdays

ABC Moves Low-Rated 'Still Star-Crossed' To Saturdays

But judging by the pilot of Still Star-Crossed, an adaptation of Melinda Taub’s novel that imagines the aftermath of Romeo and Juliet’s deaths, Shondaland’s latest product is neither soapy romance nor gut-wrenching tragedy, but a sluggish, stilted mess.From ABCs's original announcement of the series sequel to William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet:Still Star-Crossed picks up where[...]


Stan Lee Talks Romeo, Juliet And Not Being Able To Say No (VIDEO)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nT4pOspiB54[/youtube]Joseph Salas, who attended WonderCon for Bleeding Cool, also managed to use those press credentials to chat with Stan Lee about his recently released space opera graphic novel remake of Romeo And Juliet...Stan finds him worthy So say we all. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nT4pOspiB54[/youtube]Joseph Salas, who attended WonderCon for Bleeding Cool, also managed to use those press credentials[...]

Kickstarter Beats Hollywood And Stan Lee On New York Times Bestseller List

Kickstarter Beats Hollywood And Stan Lee On New York Times Bestseller List

This week, Stan Lee's Romeo And Juliet: The War has debuted at No 7 on the New York Times graphic novel paperback charts.Two weeks ago, FUBAR Vol 2 debuted at No 6 on the New York Times graphic novel paperback charts.FUBAR Vol 2 was the result of a Kickstarter project in August 2011, raising $6000[...]


Douglas Booth To Play Romeo To Hailee Steinfelds Juliet

Douglas Booth To Play Romeo To Hailee Steinfeld's Juliet

The interest surrounding the casting of 14-year-old Hailee Steinfeld as Juliet in Carlo Carlei's adaptation of Romeo and Juliet is a reminder of how very young Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers were However, after Hailee's memorable performance as Mattie Ross in last year's True Grit, it's difficult to imagine anyone else more suited to the role.Variety has[...]