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The Prince forewarns them that if they ever disturb the peace again their "lives will pay the forfeit of the peace." We are then introduced to the character Romeo who is played by Leonardo De Caprio.
The Montagues and the Capulets co-exist under the stern eye of the Prince, but the hatred between the families threatens all, in particular the children.Soon after that we are introduced to Juliet who is played by the beautiful Claire Danes, someone I haven't seen in too many movies. The movie follows the original script very accurately.The symbolism is also used very well throughout the movie.On the other hand there are several things that really bothered me and that I believe would disqualify it from being classified a "good" film.Firstly, the bad:1) The movie doesn't follow Shakespeare's original text.The young men of both families are hot-blooded and ready to fight at any provocation, despite the Prince's edict against such fights.
But when young Romeo, a Montague, first sets eyes on the virginal Capulet daughter Juliet, no enmity between families can prevent his falling in love with her, and her with him.
3) The story is fast-paced, passionate and intense.
Enough of Shakespeare's most-loved soliloquies and dialogue appear to retain the timeless beauty of his words.
The fearful passage of their death-marked love and the continuance of their parents' rage, which, but their children's end, naught could ...
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It also doesn't help that much of the changes has the feel of modern speech being rewritten in an "old-english-sounding" tongue which clearly stands out from the classic words of the bard. 2)Hailee Steinfeld is really a bad casting decision for Juliet.