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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Romeo and Juliet (1954)

TitleRomeo and Juliet
Release LocationsUSA
MediumBlack & white video
Length1 hrs
Play ConnectionsRomeo and Juliet (abridgment)


A sixteen-year-old Susan Strasberg starred in this vehicle, which was a scaled down version of Shakespeare's play

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

JulietSusan Strasberg
CastFelix Deebank
CastNoel Leslie
CastCarroll McComas
CastLiam Sullivan

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell