• 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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  • A Compare and Contrast Essay on Apocalypse Now and Heart of Darkness
    Romeo and Juliet Films are made with the directors different personal opinions based on the original screenplay. For the movie version of Romeo + Juliet (1996), the quote above illustrates this perfectly. For this essay, I will discuss contrasts between the original...
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  • Too Much Pressure
    Comparison and Contrast One of Williams Shakespeare’s famous plays was “Romeo and Juliet”. This famous play has been converted into a movie. Although most of the lines from the play are the same as in the movie, many parts were removed and severely changed. The three main focused parts are the...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Movie
    comedy of his plays, and this movie shows it well. Many parts of the 1968 versions of Romeo and Juliet are well done, but Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet filmed in 1997 is better made and performed. The acting in the 68’ version is good, but compared to the 97’ version, it pales in comparison...
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  • Romeo & Juliet vs. the 1996 Film
    Romeo & Juliet The Movie vs. William Shakespeare's Play Scene Comparison By: Ben Carleton If you are wondering whether you should watch the new Romeo & Juliet movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio after you have read the play by William Shakespeare than you must read this! All you need to know...
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  • Shakespeare in Love
    In regards to the parental comment about Romeo and Juliet, I both agree and disagree. When I say agree, what I really mean is that I understand where the parent is coming from and why they think that younger people shouldn’t watch this movie. I understand that the values in the movie are very...
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  • Romeo Plus Juliet Compare/Contrast
    Romeo and Juliet: Comparison and Contrast paragraph It is not surprise that the popular tragedy of love Romeo and Juliet written by William Shakespeare was adapted into a motion picture by Baz Luhrman in the year 1999. Although the plot of the story was more or less the same, the film...
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  • Shakespeare in Love
    maid will even go along with the affair. The comparisons between the play and movie are obvious. The way Viola and Will keep the relationship a secret is very similar to the way Romeo and Juliet keep their relationship a secret. Viola, however, is an upper class, aristocratic woman with...
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  • Don't Know
    audience waiting for more. Romeo and Juliet: comparison of the 1968 movie, the 1996 movie, and Shakespeare's original text. Romeo and Juliet has been a popular story for over 400 years, either by the play written by Shakespeare, or a poem written earlier than that. In the 20th century, two...
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  • No Title
    conform to society's view as to what is proper? In the movie, love does in fact conquer all, but, in the play, it does not. In the play Romeo and Juliet decide to follow their hearts and they do not conform to society's wishes. Romeo and Juliet end up dead and the feud between the Montagues and...
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  • Persuasive Speech on Assisted Sucicde
    Romeo and Juliet Film Comparison Setting with Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet; Zefferilli's version of Romeo and Juliet Act #1 Scene #5; During this scene you see that there are lots of drapes, pillars and hide outs, which have a large impact in how Romeo and Juliet meet. Romeo grabs her hand...
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  • Romeo + Juliet
    Romeo + Juliet: a comparison of articles. James Berardinelli [from here on he will be referred to as “JB”] JB awards the movie, “Romeo + Juliet” with three out of four stars. In the article he makes his opinion clear, and he mentions that you can’t really compare this edition of Romeo and Juliet...
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  • Romeo and Juliet Movie and Text Comparison
    Romeo and Juliet movie and text comparison Shakespeare’s famous tragic play Romeo and Juliet is set in an ancient city of Verona, Italy. Three hundreds fifty years later, Baz Luhrman directed the modern version of Romeo +Juliet,which is set in Verona Beach California backdrop. Besides that...
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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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  • Critique of Romeo and Juliet the Movie
    is hard not to make comparisons, but if one treats this contemporary Romeo and Juliet as an entirely separate movie, then perhaps one would appreciate it more for its creativity. If people were to watch this movie like any regular movie and not think of it as the original Shakespeare story, then perhaps the watchers would enjoy it more....
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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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  • Comparison of Two Film Versions of Romeo and Juliet
    Comparison of two film versions of Romeo and Juliet In this essay you will read a comparison of two film versions of Romeo and Juliet. One film is made by Baz Luhrmann which is made in 1997, while the other film is made by Franco Zeffirelli in 1968. I will compare these two Romeo and Juliet films...
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  • Hahalemon
    Essays G-L * Free Essays M-Q * Free Essays R-Z * Essay Topics * Plagiarism * Donate a Paper Related Essays - Click here for more comparison essays Romeo and Juliet - Movie vs. Book: Length: 894 words (2.6 double-spaced pages) Rating: Red (FREE...
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  • Comparison of West Side Story and Romeo and Juliet
    Comparison of West Side Story and Romeo and Juliet West Side Story’s characters have a number of similarities with the characters from Romeo and Juliet. The characters are: Romeo and Tony, Juliet and Maria, Mercutio and Riff, and Tybalt and Bernardo. These characters are alike, yet different...
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  • Romeo and Juliet- 20/20
    uses different camera angles to show the connections between Tybalt and Romeo and Romeo and Juliet. Similarly Luhrmann uses most of the lines from the original play as this scene introduces love and feudalism in both the movie and Shakespeare’s text. Luhrmann invites the audience to witness the key...
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