Hot Sheet: True Blood Returns

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BY Jeremy Kinser

June 08 2012 4:53 PM ET

PRIVATE ROMMEO | ADVOCATE.COM8. DVD: Private Romeo

Iambic pentameter never sounded so sexy as when delivered by Matt Doyle and Seth Numrich (both accomplished Broadway actors) while shaving in a locker room in this modern-day military high school-set gay reboot of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Director-writer Alan Brown mixes contemporary asides with the revered text, tosses in YouTube videos, social networking, and lip synching, and gets committed performances from his charismatic leads as star-crossed young lovers who are also soldiers in training.

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