Romeo + Juliet quotes

Romeo + Juliet poster
Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue.

Director: Baz Luhrmann
Writer: William Shakespeare (play), Craig Pearce (screenplay), Baz Luhrmann (screenplay)
Production: 20th Century Fox
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 1996
MetaScore: 60/100
ImdbRating: 6.7
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 01 Nov 1996
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 15 wins & 27 nominations.


52 Clips & Quotes

Did my heart love 'til now - Romeo + Juliet 00:25 Did my heart love 'til now And when I shall die - Romeo + Juliet 00:45 And when I shall die If I profane with my unworthiest hand this holy shrine - Romeo + Juliet 02:25 If I profane with my unworthiest hand this holy shrine Where we lay our scene - Romeo + Juliet 01:44 Where we lay our scene Wherefore art thou Romeo - Romeo + Juliet 01:54 Wherefore art thou Romeo What light through yonder window breaks - Romeo + Juliet 00:19 What light through yonder window breaks Is love a tender thing - Romeo + Juliet 00:38 Is love a tender thing I dreamt a dream tonight - Romeo + Juliet 02:38 I dreamt a dream tonight My only love sprung from my only hate - Romeo + Juliet 00:37 My only love sprung from my only hate A glooming peace this morning with it brings - Romeo + Juliet 00:56 A glooming peace this morning with it brings I hate the word - Romeo + Juliet 00:10 I hate the word Wilt thou leave me so unsatisfied - Romeo + Juliet 00:41 Wilt thou leave me so unsatisfied Tempt not a desperate man - Romeo + Juliet 00:12 Tempt not a desperate man They have made worms' meat of me - Romeo + Juliet 00:19 They have made worms' meat of me And in there triumph die like fire and powder - Romeo + Juliet 00:43 And in there triumph die like fire and powder The world is not thy friend - Romeo + Juliet 00:17 The world is not thy friend The love I bear thee can afford no better term than this - Romeo + Juliet 00:22 The love I bear thee can afford no better term than this Swear not by the moon - Romeo + Juliet 00:56 Swear not by the moon Thy drugs are quick - Romeo + Juliet 00:16 Thy drugs are quick I will back thee - Romeo + Juliet 01:08 I will back thee Here come the Capulets - Romeo + Juliet 00:12 Here come the Capulets And left no friendly drop to help me after - Romeo + Juliet 00:16 And left no friendly drop to help me after Is the news good or bad - Romeo + Juliet 00:30 Is the news good or bad Take your last embrace - Romeo + Juliet 00:12 Take your last embrace Be not so long to speak - Romeo + Juliet 00:12 Be not so long to speak And you shall find me a grave man - Romeo + Juliet 00:18 And you shall find me a grave man That hath sucked the honey of thy breath - Romeo + Juliet 00:23 That hath sucked the honey of thy breath I am Fortune's fool - Romeo + Juliet 00:11 I am Fortune's fool He jests at scars that never felt a wound - Romeo + Juliet 00:15 He jests at scars that never felt a wound If love be rough with you - Romeo + Juliet 00:25 If love be rough with you I will lie with thee tonight - Romeo + Juliet 00:13 I will lie with thee tonight I will bite my thumb at them - Romeo + Juliet 00:22 I will bite my thumb at them You kiss by the book - Romeo + Juliet 00:11 You kiss by the book The valiant Paris seeks you for his love - Romeo + Juliet 02:07 The valiant Paris seeks you for his love Rebellious subjects - Romeo + Juliet 01:15 Rebellious subjects What would you have with me - Romeo + Juliet 00:22 What would you have with me A pretty piece of flesh I am - Romeo + Juliet 00:13 A pretty piece of flesh I am Not proud you have - Romeo + Juliet 00:22 Not proud you have Villain am I none - Romeo + Juliet 00:38 Villain am I none Romeo slew Tybalt - Romeo + Juliet 00:15 Romeo slew Tybalt I have night's cloak to hide me from their eyes - Romeo + Juliet 00:49 I have night's cloak to hide me from their eyes What sayest thou - Romeo + Juliet 00:16 What sayest thou Do you bite your thumb at us - Romeo + Juliet 00:13 Do you bite your thumb at us You know not what you do - Romeo + Juliet 00:16 You know not what you do All are punished - Romeo + Juliet 00:10 All are punished And look upon thy death - Romeo + Juliet 00:20 And look upon thy death A dog of the house of Capulet moves me - Romeo + Juliet 00:15 A dog of the house of Capulet moves me Romeo is banished - Romeo + Juliet 00:11 Romeo is banished Thou art a villain - Romeo + Juliet 00:11 Thou art a villain He that hath the steerage of my course - Romeo + Juliet 00:15 He that hath the steerage of my course But bound more than a mad man is - Romeo + Juliet 00:26 But bound more than a mad man is The quarrel is between our masters - Romeo + Juliet 00:14 The quarrel is between our masters

Cast

Juliet - Claire Danes
Mercutio - Harold Perrineau
Attractive Girl - Lupita Ochoa
Father Laurence - Pete Postlethwaite
Fulgencio Capulet - Paul Sorvino
Ted Montague - Brian Dennehy
Dave Paris - Paul Rudd
Captain Prince - Vondie Curtis-Hall
Middle Age Occupant - Carolyn Valero
The Nurse - Miriam Margolyes
Middle Age Occupant - Paco Morayta
Balthasar - Jesse Bradford
Apothecary - M. Emmet Walsh
Station Mother - Margarita Wynne
Gregory - Zak Orth
Sampson - Jamie Kennedy
Benvolio - Dash Mihok
Petruchio (as Carlos Martín Manzo Otálora) - Carlos Manzo
Caroline Montague - Christina Pickles
Gloria Capulet - Diane Venora
Sacristan - John Sterlini
Susan Santandiago (TV Gossip) - Harriet Sansom Harris
Rich Ranchidis - Michael Corbett
Anchorwoman - Edwina Moore
Choir Boy - Quindon Tarver
Capulet Bouncer - Mario Cimarro
OP Officer - Ismael Eguiarte
Altar Boy - Ricardo Barona
Altar Boy - Fausto Barona
Altar Boy 2 - Alex Newman
Altar Boy 2 - Cory Newman
Post Haste Delivery Man - Jorge Abraham
Undertaker - Farnesio de Bernal
Post Haste Clerk - Catalina Botello
Diva - Des'ree
Kid With Toy Gun - Rodrigo Escandon