Romeo and Juliet (1916)

Shakespeare's classic tale of ill-fated lovers whose deaths bring peace to their warring families.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Theda Bara ... Juliet
Harry Hilliard ... Romeo
Glen White Glen White ... Mercutio
Walter Law ... Friar Laurence
John Webb Dillion John Webb Dillion ... Tybalt (as John Webb Dillon)
Einar Linden Einar Linden ... Paris
Elwin Eaton Elwin Eaton ... Montague
Alice Gale Alice Gale ... Nurse
Helen Tracy Helen Tracy ... Lady Capulet
Victory Bateman Victory Bateman ... Lady Montague
Jane Lee ... Page
Katherine Lee ... Page
May De Lacy May De Lacy
Edward Holt Edward Holt ... Capulet
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Tragedy from Shakespeare's play about a youthful couple whose great love brings their feuding families together, but only after enormous calamity. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

22 October 1916 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Romeo i Julia See more »

Filming Locations:

New Jersey, USA

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Production Co:

Fox Film Corporation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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William Shakespeare's play is thought to have been written between 1591 and 1596 (most likely in the mid-1590s). The first documented performance took place in 1662. See more »

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