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ROME AND JULIET follows the romantic journey and soul mating of two women caught in a web of forbidden love. Juliet (a conservative pre-school teacher) is a bride to be who befriends and ... See full summary »

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Connie Macatuno (as Connie S.A. Macatuno)

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Connie Macatuno (story) (as Connie S.A. Macatuno), Connie Macatuno (screenplay) (as Connie S.A. Macatuno) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andrea Del Rosario ... Juliet Flores
Mylene Dizon ... Rome Miranda
Rafael Rosell ... Marc
Tessie Tomas ... Charo
Glydel Mercado ... Ate Lia
Mico Palanca Mico Palanca ... Carlo
Lui Villaruz ... Brent
Crispin Pineda ... Manding
Liza Diño Liza Diño ... Sara (as Liza Dino)
Joshua Deocareza Joshua Deocareza ... Vince
Katy Dilao Katy Dilao ... Katre
C.J. Mercado C.J. Mercado ... Sis. Mary Clarence
Frances Ignacio ... (as Frances Makil-Ignacio)
Syke Syke ... Mikel
Jean Claude Jean Claude ... Tino
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Storyline

ROME AND JULIET follows the romantic journey and soul mating of two women caught in a web of forbidden love. Juliet (a conservative pre-school teacher) is a bride to be who befriends and hires Rome (a liberated businesswoman) as her wedding planner. As they go through the preparations, Rome and Juliet develop a deep friendship, a soulful connection and a love that is physically consummated. But conflicts arise when Marc, the groom who is a young politician, shockingly discovers the ongoing relationship between the two women. Angered and humiliated, Marc calls off the wedding and a huge scandal explodes, leaving Rome and Juliet in a state of emotional turmoil. Not long after, Juliet is driven away from home by her mother, gets fired from work and later becomes a victim of a road mishap that puts her in a coma. But in the end, despite all the trials and hurdles Rome and Juliet's unconventional love for each other remains strong and intense. Written by cinema one

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Philippines

Language:

Filipino | English

Release Date:

24 November 2006 (Philippines) See more »

Also Known As:

Rome and Juliet See more »

Filming Locations:

Alfonso, Cavite, Philippines See more »

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Trivia

Won, Best Production Design, Gerry Santos, Cinema One Originals Digital Film Festival 2006. See more »

Quotes

Juliet: One of these days, I'm gonna let you taste my Ima's bibingka. She's a loudmouth... but definitely a great cook!
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Soundtracks

Dasal
Words by Miguel Pancho
Performed by Andrea Del Rosario
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True story of lesbians in the Philippines.
7 December 2017 | by jayrwildeSee all my reviews

I have to say that this movie is a promising movie in Asian cinema about homosexuality. it lays out the hardships on being a homosexual in a society that doesn't understand you. Great acting too. i really enjoyed the chemistry between main characters.

I hope to see more of these movies in the future.


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