Differences between the play Romeo and Juliet and the movie Romeo and Juliet?

Answer that depends on which movie you are refering to. in the old movie the differences are: Romeo never meets Paris in her tomb, he uses a rock to break down the door, Lady Montague never dies. In the r... Read More »

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What was the BBC attempting to do by making Romeo and Juliet?

In 1978 the BBC announced it was going to televise all of Shakespeare's plays in productions optimised for TV presentation. (Colour TV became the standard in the UK during the mid 1970's - the BBC ... Read More »

What does Tybalt in 'Romeo and Juliet' fear?

Possibly Tybalt reveals his fear when he says "Peace? I hate the word." Tybalt is an inveterate quarreler and a person who specializes in swordfighting ("the very butcher of a silk button"). Like R... Read More »

Why is romeo and Juliet considered a classic?

It's touched the hearts of so many people through the ages. Its status as a classic is really just its popularity has endured. Why? It's probably to do with a combination of factors, but elements o... Read More »

Pre-Reading Activities for "Romeo and Juliet"?

Most high school students have heard of William Shakespeare's star-crossed love story "Romeo and Juliet." But the compelling story line doesn't mean reading or analyzing the play will be easy. Shak... Read More »