The Taming of the Shrew Reviews

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July 1, 2008
As for Mr. Zeffirelli's settings and the elaborate Renaissance costumes, they look very rich and mellow in the misty pastel colors that are used. But they, too, like Nino Rota's music, tend to monotony.
July 1, 2008
Comedy is sustained in witty wedding ceremony.
July 1, 2008
More debased Shakespeare from Franco Zeffirelli.
July 5, 2018
Given the richness of costume, and a muted, almost autumnal colour scheme of greens and russets and rods, the film should be marvelously pleasurable to watch.
July 1, 2008
Purists will doubtless be upset by this flick, but the bawdy humor is engaging, the photography and musical score work just fine, and the most famous married couple in the world at that time are really having a ball here.
March 8, 2008
March 1, 2008
October 10, 2007
Zeffirelli can't bring himself quite to the realm of radical Shakespeare. However, the film is a great vehicle for the two most famous stars of its era.
December 21, 2006
Fine Zeffirelli version with Taylor and Burton in good form.
October 14, 2005
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