Best: 'Romeo and Juliet' (1968)
The 1968 British-Italian film adaptation of “Romeo and Juliet” was directed and co-written by Franco Zeffirelli. The film starred Leonard Whiting and Olivia Hussey as the two star-crossed lovers. The movie was lauded with praise and awards. It won the Academy Awards for Best Cinematography and Best Costume Design and was nominated for Best Director and Best Picture.