«Your face is that of an angel, and the only way to describe you is just perfect.»
Sign In. Edit Romeo and Juliet Showing all 54 items. A rumor surrounding this movie was that Olivia Hussey was really Franco Zeffirelli 's daughter. Not true, of course. Zeffirelli initially turned Hussey down for the role of Juliet, thinking her overweight.
Michelle Monaghan. Age: 24. Blonde with beautiful wet lips, big eyes full of warmth and passion. Men are my weakness and my infinite power directed at bed talent, my wonderful mood and feeling of lightness. When I am in a hot captivity of your arms in a muffled light, it seems to me that the whole world is at my feet.
Movie scenes that would not be OK to film today
Olivia Hussey, star of Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet: 'I was wild' | Film | The Guardian
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. Indeed, just last year, many parents took umbrage with a scene in the new Peter Rabbit film, wherein Peter and his friends use Mr. McGregor's blackberry allergy to their advantage, pointing out that food allergy bullying is a very real threat to a lot of children. These angry guardians went so far as to start the hashtag boycottpeterrabbit, proving that even seemingly innocuous scenes are ripe for discussion and debate. The rapid-fire communication of the internet has made it easier than ever to express distaste or discomfort and share it among hundreds, thousands, or even millions of people.
Joey King. Age: 24. A beautiful girl agrees to spend a pleasant evening with you, filled with romance, eroticism and beauty! You just need to dial my phone number and, when I answer you, tell me exactly how you would like to spend our joint time! I guarantee you a lot of pleasure and good rest in the society of an intelligent and sexy girl.
Olivia Hussey: The Girl on the Balcony
Want more? When the film was released in October , it catapulted Hussey and Leonard Whiting, the young actor playing Romeo, to global stardom. Olivia Hussey is interviewed by Barbara Bogaev. From our Shakespeare Unlimited podcast.
By Caroline Howe For Dailymail. While it was the defining acting role of her career that introduced her to fame and glamour, it also exposed her to terrible grief and self-doubt with two tumultuous marriages, a crippling case of agoraphobia, neurotic panic attacks, food compulsions, pot smoking, drinking and pills. The intoxicating spotlight that overnight celebrity ushered in — something the young girl had dreamed of since age four - also brought on a weight gain that required diet pills morning and night making her hyper and stressed out. The studio demanded she see a specialist for being 'plump', something that had never bothered her - but it did the studio.