Judge to dismiss lawsuit from Romeo and Juliet stars over underage nude scene in 1968 film

Leonard Whiting and Olivia Hussey accused Paramount of exploitation, sexual abuse, and the distribution of nude images of children.

A California judge has moved to toss out a lawsuit from the stars of the 1968 movie Romeo and Juliet that accused Paramount of exploitation and sexual abuse with regard to a nude scene filmed when th… [+2615 chars]


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Banel & Adama review – Senegalese village love story with echoes of Romeo and Juliet

Ramata-Toulaye Sy’s debut film pairs reluctant chief Adama and troublesome widow Banel as they battle local hostility to continue their relationshipFranco-Senegalese director Ramata-Toulaye Sy makes an accomplished feature debut in the Cannes competition – th…


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