Michael sits with a group of studious-looking teens. If you really thought I could make my own decisions, you would've let me go out with him instead of helping Daddy hold me hostage. Such duty as the subject owes the prince, Even such a woman oweth to her husband; And when she is forward, peevish, sullen, sour, And not obedient to his honest will, What is she but a foul contending rebel And graceless traitor to her loving lord? Patrick and Petruchio are two very different characters as well. The cast includes Kathryn Grayson and Howard Keel in the leads. He tosses some bills on the bar Rather than thank him, Kat simply watches him, trying to figure out his motive.
The target audience is teenagers, and all the major characters are also teenagers and are all in high school, making it much easier for the viewers to relate to them. Back then, was a different story. Although it may have appealed to the audience in its time, an appropriation of the play into a film may have been essential in order to reach a modern, 21st Century audience. An example of an allusion to Shakespeare would be the names of the setting Padua High School and the characters Kat and Bianca Stratford; Patrick Verona. You haven't done anything asinine this week.
Patrick looks toward the door and taps Kat. Where's Kat and what have you done with her? He likes the idea of Joey being a pawn in this game. For example, Bianca and Kat speak to each other in a colloquial, aggressive style. Verona ' s current incarceration is unnecessary. In Shrew, marriage is a goal, but carries with it the reward of a life of wifely servitude. Michael warns that Bianca is shallow, conceited, and worst of all, not allowed to date.
The largest challenge facing an update of his play The Taming of the Shrew, however, is how differently we view marriage and love today, more than 400 years after his play was written. The miscreants cheer, for both the daring' escape and the flash of skin. To help with this authors have come up with footnotes and directors with movies that simply what Shakespeare was trying to get across in his plays. Martini bar to the right, shots in the kitchen. The film stars John Gielgud in the role of Prospero.
Again this relationship is played well, with both characters developing and changing one another for the better, and good chemistry between the two actors. Kat walks into the room and addresses Mr. Aren't we ever going on our date? From behind, we see her lift up her shirt and flash her bra at Mr. They just jack off to Clint Eastwood. Appropriations of a text help viewers of a different context, better understand the subtext of the original piece. She looks at her watch. At the end of the play, Katherina gives a speech that advocates for wives to behave in a deferential, totally compliant manner with their husbands.
Kat stares at him with new admiration. Chapin, I hardly think a simple serenade warrants a week of detention. And never talk about it. Their mothers liked guys like that, and their grandmothers before them. Kat bolts out the door.
Mandella winks at him and sashays inside Kat: follows behind, shaking her head. The world makes sense again. Cameron motions with his head toward Patrick, a few lab tables away. There's nothing in it for me. Although this would have lost the appeal of teenagers, it would have made a much more faithful adaptation. The theme of changing to please a husband and live up to social expectations would not be well received in our individualistic, egalitarian culture.
Bruce pushes him inside the club, then sees Patrick. People love to identify with the hero. Meanwhile, Cameron discovers that Bianca was using him to find a date for Kat so that Bianca could date Joey. Patrick watches with a delighted grin Joey races out of the liquor store. I am a huge fan of Shakespeare, and enjoy getting lost in the theatrics of his stories. This speech shows Kate, once a shrew, fully submitting to her husband, Petruchio.
Patrick pulls into her driveway and shuts off the motor. She disguises himself as her twin brother Sebastian, enrolls as him in his new school, and successfully joins the soccer team of that school. Why do I think that? I'm supposed to give you the tour. Cameron pulls out a piece of paper. You kill yourself, you end up in wherever you end up and he's there. Cowboys eating cue of a can of beans linger on the grass behind them. Go watch this and see the comparisons! She looks at Patrick again.