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Romeo and Juliet

Synopsis
Fiction short. A burlesque modern re-working of Romeo and Juliet involving a feuding Irish-Italian family and a fight at a quarry between Mike Montague and Pete Capulet. No cast or production details known.
Country
United States
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1914
Recording date
21 May 1914
Duration
6 mins; 528 feet
Availability
Presumed a lost film

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); burlesgues

Notes

History
Released in the UK April 6 1914.
Reviews
Moving Picture World (May 23 1916).

Production Company

Name

Biograph Company

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