Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Hey guys,

    I was wondering if anyone would give their ideas on comparing the 1968 and 1996 Romeo and Juliet films? I t would help me out greatly!

    Thanks
    Skewbear
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    which one's the 1996...

    is that the modernised one thats set in modern America (the place is still called Verona) with Shakespearian language? We watched that in year 8
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    I did english coursework on them for GCSE but dont remember alot sorry but the 1968 is truer to orignal text yet the latter helps you understand the BASIC plot.

    ill keep thinking 4 ya.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by thefish_uk)
    which one's the 1996...

    is that the modernised one thats set in modern America (the place is still called Verona) with Shakespearian language? We watched that in year 8
    Yes, that's the one(with Leonardo Dicaprio and Claire Danes as Romeo and Juliet)
 
 
 
Poll
How are you feeling in the run-up to Results Day 2018?
Useful resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.