In Baz Luhrman's version, due to the fact that the movie is placed in modern time, swords were disposed of and replaced with guns. However cleverly, Luhrman branded the guns with a company named "Swords"
Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene. From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life.