Romeo and Juliet is a classic adaptation of Shakespeare's classic tragedy of young lovers from feuding families. Starring John Barrymore ("Grand Hotel"), Oscar-nominee Leslie Howard ("Gone with the Wind"), Oscar-winner Norma Shearer ("The Divorcee") and Oscar-nominee Basil Rathbone ("Sherlock Holmes" series). This lavish production received four Oscar-nominations, including Best Picture. Shearer and co-star Rathbone each earned nominations. Directed by Academy Award-winner George Cukor ("My Fair Lady").