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Romeo and Juliet was a play written by William Shakespeare.
In 1953, Adrian Cooper played Romeo in David Owen's film adaptation of the play. Cooper, who was famous for his ego, demanded that the script be rewritten so that Romeo survived and got the girl. (PROSE: Swamp of Horrors (1957) - Viewing Notes)
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
- Many of the period costumes seen in The Masque of Mandragora were first used in Renato Castellani's 1954 feature film production of Romeo and Juliet.
- According to The Brilliant Book 2012, a book that contains non-narrative based information, Amy Pond and Rory Williams saw Romeo and Juliet at the Theatre in 1605 before they were arrested by King James I.
- The title of the audio story He Jests at Scars... is a reference to the line "He jests at scars that never felt a wound" from Romeo and Juliet Act 2, Scene 2.
- Clive Swift, Keith Skinner, Patrick Ryecart, Esmond Knight, David Sibley, Jacqueline Hill, Vernon Dobtcheff, John Savident, Bunny Reed and Jeremy Young have all worked on film productions of "Romeo and Juliet".
Footnotes[edit | edit source]
- Production notes, The Masque of Mandragora DVD