Relativity Media announced this week that they will be distributing the new adaptation of the timeless Shakespearean tragedy ROMEO & JULIET. Adapted by the Oscar winning writer Julian Fellowes and directed by Carlo Carlei, the film stars the Oscar nominated Hailee Steinfeld and Douglas Booth as the iconic star-crossed lovers. In theaters September 6th, 2013.
The ultimate romantic story, traditionally told in a renaissance setting, Romeo & Juliet shows us love at its purest and tragedy at its most fateful. Having been decades since its last representation through film, Romeo & Juliet offers a new generation the opportunity to savor and cherish literature’s most enduring romance.