Gnomeo & Juliet, an animated comedy that plays off the story of Romeo & Juliet, opens in theaters nationwide Friday, February 11, 2011.
Gnomeo & Juliet is an animated comedy about two garden gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet, who try to avoid tragedy and find a happy ending to their star-crossed love affair when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors.
Gnomeo & Juliet features the voices of James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Maggie Smith, Ashley Jensen and Matt Lucas.
Gnomeo & Juliet received overall good ratings from the movie critics.
“Shakespeare with lawn ornaments turns out to be an unexpectedly winning proposition in Gnomeo & Juliet.” -Justin Chang, Variety
“…this primary-colored parable about feuding lawn-ornament clans is easy on the eyes and good for some laffs. Ducking tragedy, [it] still dives into some surprisingly dark waters.” -Kathleen Murphy, MSN Movies
Check out the Gnomeo & Juliet movie trailer below.
Gnomeo & Juliet is rated G.