This version of the classic Shakespeare tragedy Romeo and Juliet features Leonard Whiting as Romeo and Oliva Hussey as Juliet, the star crossed lovers from feuding families who defy their families in the name of love. Nominated for four Oscars including Best Picture and Best Director, the movie won two Oscars as well as numerous other prestigious awards. The camera pans his amazing body as he lays face down then he stands up and goes to the window. Made with love in Chicago since !
Leonard Whiting's nude scene in 'Romeo & Juliet' (1968)
Leonard Whiting's nude scene in 'Romeo & Juliet' ()
Actress Olivia Hussey, who shot to stardom in the film 'Romeo and Juliet,' spoke to Fox News about filming her controversial nude scene when she was just 16 years-old. And they had come from all over the world. But it was the experience of a lifetime really. The film stirred headlines even before it was released in theaters. At age 16, Hussey stripped down for a love scene depicting her wedding night alongside her co-star Leonard Whiting [Romeo], who was also 16 when he took on the role.
Olivia Hussey recalls controversial 'Romeo and Juliet' role at 16, reveals personal tragedies
My personal decision regarding what to do about the infamous nude scene? I show it. Way back when I was in seventh grade, I had this great language arts teacher named Mr. In retrospect, despite my admiration and respect for Mr. OK, before I went on that tangent, I was discussing the nude scene.
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