William Shakespeare 's Romeo And Juliet Essay
The classic story of Romeo and Juliet set in a modern-day city of Verona Beach. The Montagues and Capulets are two feuding families, whose children meet and fall in love. They have to hide their love from the world because they know that their parents will not allow them to be together. There are obstacles on the way, like Juliet 's cousin, Tybalt, and Romeo 's friend Mercutio, and many fights. But although it is set in modern times, it is still the same timeless story of the "star-crossed lovers".
Firstly, sitting in the theater, watching this movie for the first time, people hear a static break in to interrupt the beginning credits. A newscaster, sounding serious, comes on the screen in a special report. People set up to pay attention. She was reporting a tragedy that has happened
in some place called Verona. People pull in thinking it to be a true special report. It is…