Posts Tagged: Olivia Hussey

Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo & Juliet Film Ad 1968

I’ve had several posts about the film, Romeo & Juliet, and about the stars, Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting.  But I realize that I haven’t posted about the actual ad for the movie, so here it is! This ad is from the October 1968 issue of Glamour magazine.  A time when films were actually advertised… Read more »

Romeo and Juliet’s Olivia Hussey for Sheffield Watches 1968

I finally found an ad where the ravishing Olivia Hussey is not hawking Yardley of London makeup.  This 1968 advertisement both advertises the Franco Zeffirelli film, Romeo and Juliet, and Sheffield watches.  The antiqued-look watches “capture the Renaissance mood of Romeo and Juliet”.  I guess more than one company was able to bank off the… Read more »