Style over substance but Lily shines

Lily_James_and_Richard_Madden_s_Romeo_and_Juliet_reunion_is_no_Cinderella_story____For his latest Shakespearean venture, Kenneth Branagh has produced a panting paean to Fellini, with all the cultural nuance of a Simpsons episode. While ravishing, his transposition of the action to Fifties Italy is notable more for the fabulous fashions and stylish espresso cups than any great insight into the play.

Read my full Ham & High review here

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