Differences Between Romeo And Juliet Movie And Play

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Movies are fun and enjoyable. Movies can teleport you to strange planets, new cities, and new time periods. Books are like movies in the same way. Instead of watching the imagination in front of you, you can make it up by yourself. Plays are like a mixture of both. Plays are like watching a movie but instead of watching a rehearsed action the actor gets to express themselves in what is most enjoyable to them. Because of technology in the fourteenth and the fifteenth century, plays where the movies today. Plays where what everybody wanted to see. One of the most famous play writers of all time was William Shakespeare. He was a gifted writer. As a gifted writer he wrote 37 plays before he died. One of his most famous plays out of all thirty seven of his plays was Romeo and Juliet. This play is so famous today that people have made tons of movies with the same plot or title. We know movies and how mistakes can be made. Books/plays being turned into movies can take out or add additional information based on production crew or time limits. One scene in Romeo and Juliet got changed a lot. Act 5 in the play has many differences …show more content…
In the movie when Romeo heads to the monument he already had the poison. In the play he goes to the Apothecary and buys the poison. Another thing that is different is the letter. In the movie Friar John ha the letter and has his back turned when they ride past him. In the play John is in the house where a sickness is when Romeo and Balthasar ride past him. A third thing that is different is in the play Paris goes to the monument a little before Romeo. In the movie, it is only Romeo that went to the monument. The fourth thing is related to the third difference. In the play, after Paris sees Romeo they fight. When they are fighting Romeo kill Paris. Romeo then says his goodbyes to Juliet. In conclusion, Act V in the play is way different then the Act V in the

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