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Adam (spartacus007) | 95 comments Mod
Information about recordings and adaptations of The Taming of the Shrew


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Adam (spartacus007) | 95 comments Mod
There are several adaptations of The Taming of the Shrew. Some of the most celebrated are available to stream online.

10 Things I Hate About You is on Netflix Streaming.

The Taming of the Shrew (1967) with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton is on Google Play and Vudu

Kiss Me Kate (1953) based on the broadway play is also on Google Play.

The Taming of the Shrew (1929) with Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford has been uploaded to several free streaming services.


message 3: by Leslie Ann (last edited Feb 05, 2017 04:20PM) (new)

Leslie Ann (leslie_ann) Anne Tyler recently came out with an adaptation for the Hogarth Shakespeare series: Vinegar Girl. Tyler's story, however, reminded me more of the 1991 film "Green Card" than Shakespeare's play.


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Megg | 2 comments First, check out Morgan Freeman on PBS talking about just this idea of controversy and multiple interpretations...
https://www.pbs.org/video/shakespeare...

Please do try one of the best Petruchio's ever done by none other than John Cleese. YES the one from Python. It's just about genius. It's on Amazon Prime at...
https://www.amazon.com/BBC-Television...


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