Romeo and Juliet 1954

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Romeo and Juliet ★★ 1954

Un-fulfilling adaptation of Shakespeare's timeless drama of young love cast against family antagonisms. Peculiar supporting cast features both Cabot and ubiquitous master Gielgud. 138m/C VHS . IT Laurence Harvey, Susan Shantall, Aldo Zollo, Sebastian Cabot, Flora Robson, Mervyn Johns, Bill Travers, John Gielgud; D: Renato Castellani; C: Robert Krasker. Natl. Bd. of Review '54: Director (Castellani).