My personal decision regarding what to do about the infamous nude scene? I show it. Way back when I was in seventh grade, I had this great language arts teacher named Mr. In retrospect, despite my admiration and respect for Mr.
So What Do YOU Do About That, Um, Scene? | worcester78s.com
In this modern era, it's easy to assume that anything goes in cinema. And in many ways, we've come far since the censorship laws of the past. However, there are certain scenes from bygone films that leave us feeling uneasy. Indeed, just last year, many parents took umbrage with a scene in the new Peter Rabbit film, wherein Peter and his friends use Mr.
Olivia Hussey recalls controversial 'Romeo and Juliet' role at 16, reveals personal tragedies
Actress Olivia Hussey, who shot to stardom in the film 'Romeo and Juliet,' spoke to Fox News about filming her controversial nude scene when she was just 16 years-old. And they had come from all over the world. But it was the experience of a lifetime really. The film stirred headlines even before it was released in theaters.
Romeo and Juliet is Florentine director Franco Zeffirelli's beautiful modern interpretation of Shakespeare's enduring, classic yet tragic love story of "star-crossed lovers. Nino Rota's evocative musical score, including a period ballad "What is a Youth" with lyrics by Eugene Walter was un-nominated. With brilliant forethought, Zeffirelli gambled by filling the two starring lead roles with two young unknown and fresh-faced teenage actors: year old Olivia Hussey as the stunningly beautiful, dark-haired Juliet just a few years older than Shakespeare's Juliet - a "fortnight and odd days" from 14 , and year old, slender and blue-eyed Leonard Whiting as Romeo. It retained the exciting feuding scenes between hot-headed members of the opposing families, the ineffectual but well-intentioned Friar Laurence, Juliet's bawdy Nurse, and the double-suicide of the youths.