Rome and Jewel
Rome and Jewel (2006)

The African-American son of a Compton minister and the Caucasian daughter of the mayor of Los Angeles enter into a forbidden interracial romance in this contemporary hip-hop-infused retelling of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: February 22, 2006
DVD Release Date: March 9, 2010
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Aaron Hillis
Village Voice

The song-and-verse gimmick wears thin, as does the film's naive, black-or-white take on black and white.

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