Romeo & Juliet (1978)

Romeo & Juliet


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This 3-hour TV adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet features Patrick Ryecart and Rebecca Saire in the title roles. Though these names may not be familiar to the casual viewer, the same cannot be said of the supporting cast. Celia Johnson appears as the Nurse, Michael Hordern is Lord Capulet, Laurence Naismith is Prince Escalus, and Alec Guinness is the Chorus. Also appearing are stars-to-be Anthony Andrews as Mercutio (his "Queen Mab" speech is a singular highlight) and Alan Rickman as … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Television, Musical & Performing Arts, Art House & International, Special Interest
Directed By: ,
Written By: Mars Ek, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
In Theaters:
C Major


as Chorus

as Friar Lawrence

as Prince Escalus

as Mercutio

as Lady Capulet

as Montague

as Lady Montague

as Old Capulet

as Gregory

as Apothecary

as Friar John
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Audience Reviews for Romeo & Juliet

An excellent version of Romeo and Juliet, the cast is great, and Rickman fans should especially check this one out to see him. I was really surprised by the high quality of this production, it's really good.

Aj V

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pretty good flick

danny d

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