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Romeo + Juliet (1996)

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Romeo + Juliet (1996)

Film
Saturday, February 12
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Cost: Free
For Valentine's Weekend, WUD Film presents a modernized retelling of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

WUD Film celebrates Valentine's Day Weekend!

USA | 2h | PG-13 | Dir. Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann helped adapt this classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy for the screen, updating the setting to a post-modern city named Verona Beach. In this version, the Capulets and the Montagues are two rival gangs. Juliet (Claire Danes) is attending a costume ball thrown by her parents. Her father Fulgencio Capulet (Paul Sorvino) has arranged her marriage to the boorish Paris (Paul Rudd) as part of a strategic investment plan. Romeo attends the masked ball and he and Juliet fall in love. [Synopsis from Rotten Tomatoes]

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability: Updates pending. Please email film@union.wisc.edu for more information.

WUD Film celebrates Valentine's Day Weekend!

USA | 2h | PG-13 | Dir. Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann helped adapt this classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy for the screen, updating the setting to a post-modern city named Verona Beach. In this version, the Capulets and the Montagues are two rival gangs. Juliet (Claire Danes) is attending a costume ball thrown by her parents. Her father Fulgencio Capulet (Paul Sorvino) has arranged her marriage to the boorish Paris (Paul Rudd) as part of a strategic investment plan. Romeo attends the masked ball and he and Juliet fall in love. [Synopsis from Rotten Tomatoes]

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability: Updates pending. Please email film@union.wisc.edu for more information.

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