Actress Olivia Hussey, who shot to stardom in the film 'Romeo and Juliet,' spoke to Fox News about filming her controversial nude scene when she was just 16 years-old. And they had come from all over the world. But it was the experience of a lifetime really. The film stirred headlines even before it was released in theaters. At age 16, Hussey stripped down for a love scene depicting her wedding night alongside her co-star Leonard Whiting [Romeo], who was also 16 when he took on the role. In America, it was very taboo.
14-year-old actress to get naked in new Romeo and Juliet film
Leonard Whiting's nude scene in 'Romeo & Juliet' ()
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Movie scenes that would not be OK to film today
My personal decision regarding what to do about the infamous nude scene? I show it. Way back when I was in seventh grade, I had this great language arts teacher named Mr. In retrospect, despite my admiration and respect for Mr.
In this modern era, it's easy to assume that anything goes in cinema. And in many ways, we've come far since the censorship laws of the past. However, there are certain scenes from bygone films that leave us feeling uneasy. Indeed, just last year, many parents took umbrage with a scene in the new Peter Rabbit film, wherein Peter and his friends use Mr. McGregor's blackberry allergy to their advantage, pointing out that food allergy bullying is a very real threat to a lot of children.