The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

"A romantic film amorously devoted to every man who ever gave the back of his hand to his beloved...and to every woman who deserved it!"
  • Approved
  • 1967
  • 2 hr 2 min
  • 7.1  (7,303)

This retelling of Shakespeare's classic play remains relatively true to the original plot while playing up the comedic aspects. The wily Petruchio pursues the stubborn and disinterested "shrew," Katherina, whose father will only allow her younger sister to marry if Katherina gets married first. Her temperamental and independent nature drive most suitors away, but Petruchio undertakes the task of taming her, using the most cunning psychological tricks he can devise.

The Taming of the Shrew
The Taming Of The Shrew
The Taming Of The Shrew

Trailer - 1 min 53 sec

Description
This retelling of Shakespeare's classic play remains relatively true to the original plot while playing up the comedic aspects. The wily Petruchio pursues the stubborn and disinterested "shrew," Katherina, whose father will only allow her younger sister to marry if Katherina gets married first. Her temperamental and independent nature drive most suitors away, but Petruchio undertakes the task of taming her, using the most cunning psychological tricks he can devise.

The Taming of the Shrew is a 1967 comedy with a runtime of 2 hours and 2 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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  • Release Date
    1967
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    2 hr 2 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (7,303)