A remake of Romeo and Juliet, set in a modern day high school.

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Cast

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Elizabeth Monroe
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Ronnie Monroe
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Julie Cappell
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Arthur Cappell
Alexandra Purvis ...
Willa Cappell
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Trudy
Brad Payne ...
Tim Cappell
Jade Pawluk ...
Paul Reese
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Marty
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Clare
Yôko Sakai ...
Gail
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Hal
Zinaid Memisevic ...
Peshlov
Kevin Conway ...
Tucker
Marcus Turner ...
Chuck
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Storyline

Capulet becomes Cappell, and Montague becomes Monroe in yet another modernized adaptation of Shakespeare's classic "Romeo & Juliet." This time, the adult family members are feuding by way of a mayoral election, while Ronnie & Julie are the ice-skating lovers (he in hockey, and she as a figure skater.) Written by Bruce Sturtevant <futura@snip.net>

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Drama | Romance | Sport

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Rated PG for mild teen scuffles and some rough hockey action | See all certifications »
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30 March 1997 (USA)  »

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Ronnie & Julie - Verbotene Küsse  »

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Final movie for co-editor Frank Irvine; the film is dedicated to his memory. See more »

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In the scene where Ronnie and Julie fall in a pile of snow after skating and while the sister is spying, you can see the snow bounce with them as they fall. See more »

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SOMETHING HAPPENED TO MY HEART
Written & Produced by Craig Salkeld, Miles Hill, Jim Gutteridge
& Darryl Bennett
Performed by Tanya Hacheroff & Cameron Grant
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Shakespeare at his best!!!!
5 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

This is an extremely under-rated masterpiece. It is because of this movie I wanted to learn more about Shakespeare and Romeo & Juliet. It's funny and incredibly romantic.Romeo (Josh Jackson) instead of being sad, dark, and frankly depressing; he is a witty, sweet, HOT, hokey player. Also Juliet (Margo Finley)is a cute also sweet figure skater.I completely fell in love with this movie ever since I first saw it. And girls who have even only heard of Josh Jackson, this movie will make you want to marry him and have 1000 of his babys.I pray that this comes on again so those who have not had the honor of seeing this classic will and love it to no end. Yes, this is definatly Shakespeare at his best.


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