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3.5
958 Ratings

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Italy, 1968
Romance, Drama

Synopsis

Two families of Verona, the Montagues and the Capulets, have been feuding with each other for years. Young Romeo Montague goes out with his friends to make trouble at a party the Capulets are hosting, but while there he spies the Capulet’s daughter Juliet…

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Romeo and Juliet Directed by Franco Zeffirelli

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | 2 wins including: Best Cinematography

1969 | 2 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1969 | 2 wins including: Best Director

BAFTA Awards

1969 | Winner: Best Costume Design

1969 | 6 nominations including: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

Directors Guild of America

1969 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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