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22 January 2011 @ 10:35 am
as soon as genetic engineering hits its stride, there'll be a live-action Taming of the Shrew  
How is it that when The Lord of the Rings Trilogy and Troy hit the market at the same time, literary critics and the fandom alike lost their minds over the inaccuracies in LOTR but didn't give one whit about the adaptation of one of defining works of literature for Western society?

And now there's this

Screw it, just gonna mind my own business and go back to making my Avatar fan art, kthanx.

Djinn the Spazzdjinnthespazz on January 22nd, 2011 05:44 pm (UTC)
sabacthani on January 25th, 2011 07:27 pm (UTC)
To my surprise, the first YouTube comment I saw was dead on: "I wonder how they're going to handle the double suicide at the end?"

I mean, I think it would be entirely in keeping with the original to have a cutesy, funny, adventure romp that ended in death and tragedy--that's essentially what Shakespeare wrote. I just don't think they have the balls.
miraease on April 9th, 2011 06:38 pm (UTC)
This article was vey helpful to me. It helped me to be informed and more aware. The details were such a blessing, thanks.