On a tragic night in Neo Verona, the Capulet family is murdered by Montague and the country is seized. The only Capulet survivor is the child Juliet, who is rescued by loyal knights. Fourteen years later, people in Neo Verona live in poverty and fear. Juliet has spent her life in hiding, and in disguise as the male Red Whirlwind, secretly fighting Neo Verona’s oppression. On one of her secret adventures, she is helped by Romeo and falls in love. Finally, on one fateful day, Juliet’s family reveals her heritage and their desire for her to reclaim her title and rescue Neo Verona from tyranny. Meanwhile, Juliet also discovers that Romeo is the son of her worst enemy. Can Juliet rescue Neo Verona and kill the father of the man she loves?
I will start this off by saying I am a fan of Shakespeare and adaptations of his plays in various media. For example, I love The Lion King, which is based off of Hamlet(It is! Look it up...) and Kiss Me, Kate, based on The Taming of the Shrew. Unfortunately, when it comes to Romeo and Juliet, certain versions of it in modern times have left me in tears, while I prefer to stay away from... read more
DO NOT WATCH THIS IN JAPENESE. To get the full of effect of this show you MUST watch it in english. The voice actors did an AMAZING job bringing there characters to life. But that is not why you must watch this in english. The speech they used is brilliant. I've taken 10 qoutes from this show just from the first 5 episodes. If you ever wanted to know what a japanese imagination... read more
|Romeo x Juliet||2007||TBD|