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  • 10 Things I Hate About You Essay

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    10 Things I Hate About You takes William Shakespeare’s classic play, The Taming of the Shrew and manages to make it relevant to a modern audience. The story remains the same with the younger sister, Bianca, not allowed to have a relationship until her older sister, Kat, does. They did maintain several original scenes and even used several direct quotes from the original play. The writers have eliminated some of Bianca’s suitors and changed the way Kat is tamed to appeal to a modern audience.

  • 10 Things I Hate About You And The Taming Of The Shrew

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    and welcome respected audience of the Shakespeare Society. I would like to start today by thanking you for allowing me to speak on the topic of how the stereotypical roles of women have changed and evolved in a positive manner since the Elizabethan era. I will start by defining a few beneficial terms before discussing how Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew has been appropriated by Gil Junger’s in the 1999 movie, 10 Things I Hate About You. To make a modern adaptation of a highly recognised 16th century

  • Taming Of The Shrew And 10 Thing I Hate About You

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    Money isn’t the only thing that is valuable in this world. Although in many film texts this is not the case. Particularly in “Taming of the Shrew” and “10 Thing I Hate About You” because in both of the films, the main male characters Patrick and Petruchio are predominantly motivated by money. However, they ended up falling for Kat and Katharina who have been set up as the archetypal shrews in both films. During the Elizabethan era money was a major factor that influenced society’s view of your personal

  • Similarities Between Taming Of The Shrew And 10 Things I Hate About You

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    of the Shrew and 10 Things I Hate about You are romantic comedies. Even though they are written 400 years apart, they have many similarities. The many similarities are because 10 Things I Hate About You was loosely based on The Taming of the Shrew. However, there are some differences in some of the characters. One character that stands out from both, The Taming of the Shrew and 10 Things I Hate About You, is Katherine and Katarina. Both characters do not care what others think about them and both act

  • Similarities Between Taming Of The Shrew And 10 Things I Hate About You

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    The theatrical play of ‘The Taming of the Shrew’ (1594) and the live action film ’10 Things I Hate About You’ (1999) are clearly similar in many ways (as the drama film is a modern adaptation of the classic Shakespearean text), these similarities can be recognized through themes which point out scenes, quotes and/or effects both text types share with each other. Themes include, Gender Politics/Roles, Romantic Relationships and Social Hierarchy (social status/class). The themes of Gender Politics

  • Review Of ' 10 Things I Hate About You ' Chick Flick Essay

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    Name: Menna Alaa Student number: 142 Subject: Women Studies ' '10 Things I Hate About You ' ' Chick Flick Analysis A Chick Flick as broadly agreed upon is the kind of films that mostly appeal to a female audience. Even the name itself is a bit offensive. It implies that films having female characters are appealing just to women spectators, and films with men, as protagonists are more commonly considered as widespread, while

  • 10 Things I Hate About You

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    10 Things I Hate About You is arguably one of the most popular teen comedies of all time. Starring a talented set of actors, including Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, the film succeeded both as a hilarious comedy and as a creative romance. One would never assume it was based on a work by Shakespeare, much less a work as sexist as The Taming of the Shrew is. The nature of Katherine and Petruchio’s relationship is based on Katherine’s submission, and can even be read as highly

  • 10 Things I Hate About You Analysis

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    The movie 10 Things I Hate About You is comparable to the book The Taming of the Shrew. William Shakespeare wrote The Taming of the Shrew with the focus of marriage in the 1500s. 10 Things I Hate About You is a romantic comedy that was made in the 1900s. In The Taming of the Shrew and 10 Things I Hate About You, Petruchio and Patrick are similar because they are manipulative and indifferent to other’s opinions of themselves; however, Patrick is more compassionate. To begin with, both Petruchio and

  • 10 Things I Hate About You Comparison

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    “Be patient, gentlemen. I choose her for myself. If she and I be pleased, what’s that to you? ‘Tis bargained ‘Twixt us twain, being alone, that she shall still be curst in company. I tell you, ‘tis incredible to believe how much she loves me. O, the kindest Kate!” There are many differences between 10 Things I Hate About You and Taming of the Shrew. However there are also many similarities. The main points of the stories with similarities and differences are the setting, characters, and the situations

  • 10 Things I Hate About You Essay

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    10 Things I Hate About You Jami S. Ross Murray State College Author Note Jami Ross, Student of Developmental Psychology, Murray State College. Jami Ross is also a student of nursing, Murray State College. The research and comments in this paper are provided by myself. Correspondence regarding this paper should be addressed to Jami Ross, Student, Murray State College, Ardmore, OK 73401. Contact: ross7230@student.mscok.edu Abstract This paper will jump into the psychologically

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