Book to Movie: Romeo and Juliet (1968)

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: William Shakespeare
  • Pages: 92
  • Audio: 3 hours and 2 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Franco Zeffirelli
  • Screen Writer: Franco Brusati, Masolino D'Amico and Franco Zeffirelli
  • Running Time: 2 hours and 18 minutes


  • Leonard Whiting as Romeo
  • Olivia Hussey as Juliet
  • Milo O'Shea as Friar Laurence
  • Michael York as Tybalt
  • Antonio Pierfederici as Lord Montague
  • Esmeralda Ruspoli as Lady Montague
  • Bruce Robinson as Benvolio
  • Paul Hardwick as Lord Capulet
  • Natasha Parry as Lady Capulet
  • John McEnery as Mercutio
  • Robert Stephens as The Prince of Verona