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Killer Rabbit

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  1. The Branagh Hamlet really is beautiful. There's some bits where it being the full text means it kind of plods along, but the cinematography and acting more than make up for any lulls.

     

    If you like Shakespeare related things, I'd highly suggest reading the comic series/graphic novels Kill Shakespeare. I don't want to say much and possibly spoil it but Shakespeare is a Wizard-God and his characters are at war with each other. King Richard III and Lady Macbeth are the leaders of one side; Juliet and Othello are the leaders of the other; stuck in the middle is Hamlet. It's a beautifully drawn book and the writing, while not in iambic pentameter, does a good job of faking it.

  2. I mentioned a couple in the thread. Hamlet (1996) and Othello (1995) are very good. Scotland, PA is a reimaging of Macbeth set at a fast-food restaurant.

     

    If you like reading, William Shakespeare's Star Wars is worth a look. It's a parody as much as a tribute.

  3. Just read your list of favorite Shakespeare adaptations in the last film you watched thread and all I can say is "Marry Me?" :p

     

    You hit nearly all my favorites and more importantly WHY they're my favorites.

  4. I needed a nostalgia blanket, so I watched your edit of Citizen Erased from Outside Lands 2011 a.k.a. the night Muse made me cry. Cheers.

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