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Romeo Must Die

HD   R Closed Captioning

Andrzej Bartkowiak

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About the Movie

International action-star Jet Li ("Lethal Weapon 4") stars in this hi-octane thriller from the producer of blockbusters "The Matrix" and the "Lethal Weapon" franchise. While hunting down his brother's murderer, he falls in love with the daughter of a rival crime boss who is his prime suspect. A modern take on the classic "Romeo and Juliet" co-starring hip hop star Aaliyah Haughton (one of 1999 Teen People Magazine's "21 Hottest Stars Under 21"), Delroy Lindo ("Ransom," "The Cider House Rules"), Isaiah Washington ("Out of Sight") and rapper DMX.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 92
  • Fresh: 30
  • Rotten: 62
  • Average Rating: 4.8/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Rotten: You catch Mr. Li in bite-size chunks instead of the family-style helpings in his other work. – Elvis Mitchell, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Rotten: Straight-ahead action would have been more than sufficient. – Bob Graham, San Francisco Chronicle, Oct 18, 2008

Rotten: [Li's] scenes are so clearly computer-aided that his moves are about as impressive as Bugs Bunny doing the same. – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, Sep 10, 2009

Rotten: Romeo Must Die gets bogged down by looong stretches of substandard, preachy urban violence melodrama. – Kevin Maynard, Mr. Showbiz, Jun 24, 2010

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Customer Reviews

Awesome movie itunes but can you add The Enforcer and the Defender Staring Jet Li !

Great movie, but The enforcer and the Defender are also great Jet Li movies few people know about them because they were filmed in China but these movies are avaliable in Einglish please add them itunes. Keep the martial arts movies coming :)


This is Aaliyah's first movie it was a good movie wish we could have seen more movies from her.


This movie is one of my favorite movies of all time. The reason why is because it takes place in Oakland, California, which is my hometown. And yes I miss Aaliyah too. But you know, she was also in another movie called "QUEEN OF THE DAMNED." So if you like vampires, my advice would be to check out "QUEEN OF THE DAMNED." I hope you like it.

Romeo Must Die
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  • $12.99
  • Genre: Action & Adventure
  • Released: 1994

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