• Romeo and Juliet Film Comparison
    two particular movies we watched in class were perfect examples of contrast, one was more traditional (Zefferilli’s 1968 version) while the other appealed to a new generation, (Baz Luhrmann’s 1996 version) both were great! In this essay I aim to compare and contrast these two films with each other...
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    Osaro Eromosele Ms. Martins English 9 5/20/12 Romeo and Juliet Compare and Contrast Essay Romeo and Juliet is a famous play made by William Shakespeare. The play is about the Montagues and Capulets feuding in Verona, Italy and one from each family falls in love and then later gets married...
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  • Romeo and Juliet with Approaches
    female character, love potion, mistaken identity, banishment, prince/duke involvement, etc. * Romeo and Juliet is strikingly similar to A Midsummer Night's Dream and resembles a comedy. Comic Elements of Romeo and Juliet * Plot—young lovers vs. parental obstacles * Characters—no villain (Juliet's...
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  • Don't Know
    person. The 1968 version includes the nurse at the party. She is also closer to Juliet and more of the rambling character Shakespeare made her to be. She is the one who tells Romeo that Juliet is a Capulet. In the 1996 version, she is just there to drag Juliet away, and it is then that Romeo realizes...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    the population. This made it feared by many people. This play is full of many different contrasts, the one main contrast in Romeo and Juliet is love and hate. This contrast is probably best summed up by Romeo's line in Act 1, Scene 1; (which also sums up the whole play) Here's much to do with...
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  • Romeo and Juliet - Text vs. 1968 Film vs. 1996 Film
    M. H teacher ENG2D3 21 May 2013 Romeo and Juliet: Text vs. Films Comparison From their representation of characters to their use of language, Zefirelli and Luhrmann take two very different approaches to Shakespeare’s second most famous theatrical work. The 1968 version of Romeo and Juliet...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    Romeo and Juliet The play Romeo and Juliet has been made into a movie by many different directors. Franco Zefferelli 1968’s version of Romeo and Juliet is better than Baz Luhrmann 1996’s version of Romeo and Juliet. Zefferelli’s film is better than Luhrmann’s film because it is faithful to the...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Movie Analysis
    better. In the 1996 version, they have more of a ‘today’ like scenes with cars, beaches, guns, and helicopters. However, in the 1968 version, it was more… Romeo and Juliet like than the other version. This version had more of an olden day theme that I feel personally fit the story better. They had...
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  • The Comparison Between This and That
    are the clothes, scenes, weapons used, death scenes, and also the race of the characters in the 1996 version. In the 1996 version, Luhrmann used weapons in his version of Romeo and Juliet. In the original text the characters used swords and in the 1968 version the characters used swords. Why didn't...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    film version the Nurse showed loving affection for Juliet by caressing her hair or hugging her, but in the 1996 film version the Nurse is often screaming and she doesn't give her extended speech about how she literally nursed Juliet. Another angry character in the 1996 and not in the 1968 film version...
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  • Romeo & Juliet, Compare and Contrast (Act I)
    Chloe Mendiola Period 2 22 April 2013 Compare and Contrast-Act I The 1968 film of “Romeo and Juliet” is not completely different from the 1998 film but they do have many differences. Although both films kept to the original story of the play, the 1968 film was more of a traditional...
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  • romeo and juliet comparison
    Romeo and Juliet are the Zefferelli verion which was mad in 1968 and the 1996 Lurhmann version. Both movies do fine in generating a visual of Romeo and Juliet in their own unique way. As Michael Anderegg states “Right from the explosive beginning to the tragic ending, Romeo and Juliet will keep you...
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    Romeo and Juliet;   Compare and Contrast Essay  In 1591-1595, a great man named William Shakespeare wrote a classic called "Romeo and Juliet". Over the next 420 years, many other versions of Romeo and Juliet have been made into stories and movies. These movies differ in many ways; although...
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    Compare and contrast the presentation of the prologue in the two film versions of ‘Romeo and JulietRomeo and Juliet was written by William Shakespeare and was one of his most popular plays. It follows a tragic love story about two unlucky lovers from rival families whose death reconciles their...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    costumes and staging to enhance the drama. In the 20th and into the 21st century, the play has been adapted in versions as diverse as George Cukor's comparatively faithful 1936 production, Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 version, Baz Luhrmann's 1996 MTV-inspired Romeo + Juliet and the 2013 non...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo." A costume similarity would be that both the Montague and Capulet wore things to distinguish what family they belong to. In the 1968 version, the family’s name was stitched onto their garments, while in the 1996 version, the families could be told...
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  • Mrs. steev
    Romeo and Juliet Movie Comparison Movie Compare and Contrast There are many similarities and differences between the sixties version of Romeo and Juliet and the modern version of Romeo and Juliet. It is very easy to spot these differences considering the time period each movie was set in. There...
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  • Similarities and Differences in Different Versions of Romeo and Juliet
    sight was a similarity, the wardrobe of the characters had quite a difference. Though there are many ways you can compare and contrast the 1996 version and older version, both versions portrayed Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet very well....
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  • compare and contrast of the 2 films Romeo and Juliet
    Compare and Contrast Act 1 – Scene 1 in the films “Romeo and Juliet” “Romeo and Juliet”, a tragedy of a star-crossed lovers, had written by Shakespeare hundreds years ago. It was the best tragedy in Shakespeare’s time, and even in now days, the story of Romeo and Juliet are still known as one of...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    differently. In the case of Romeo and Juliet, Franco Zeffirelli and Baz Luhrmann’s film are different in many ways even though they are based on the same play. The film by Franco Zeffirelli, in 1968, does a better job reenacting the play in a motion picture than the film made by Baz Luhrmann, in 1996...
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