The new version of "Romeo and Juliet" is getting a lot of negative heat lately thanks to the British tabloids. You may recognize Hailee for her Oscar nominated work in "True Grit". The rumored scene is scripted to have Romeo and Juliet undressing each other until they are both naked.
In this modern era, it's easy to assume that anything goes in cinema. And in many ways, we've come far since the censorship laws of the past. However, there are certain scenes from bygone films that leave us feeling uneasy.
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Stunning location shooting Rome and Sienaan iconic score from Nino Rota and an earnest, perfectly naive, turn from Olivia Hussey then aged 15 as Juliet, not to mention Michael York in full swagger as Tybalt, make this a top-notch adaptation. Its few brief sops to modernity include the party scene rendition of the song What is a Youth? Get The International Pack for free for your first 30 days for unlimited Smartphone and Tablet access.
The film won Academy Awards for best cinematography and best costume design. The film broke an established BBFC precedent of passing Shakespeare films at U when it was submitted for classification. From an early stage there had been discussions between the film's distributor, director and the BBFC secretary John Trevelyan.
The works of William Shakespeare not just launched a thousand adaptations; they also launched a thousand babies. Whether he admits to it or not, almost all of his literary pieces have allusions to the idea of sexuality. This might be inevitable since many of his works have romantic themes, and as such, sexual scenes and innuendos come into play.
Sometimes, you go to a movie expecting full frontal. Other times Whether it was the inexplicable PG rating or nudity from a star who seems too wholesome to strip down Mary Poppins fans should click away nowaudiences were shook when they saw these actors in the flesh. Here, some of the most shocking nude scenes in cinematic history.