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Taming of the Shrew
Taming of the Shrew

Taming of the Shrew 1923

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Taming of the Shrew 1923

10 mins United Kingdom Director. Edwin J. Collins

The rumbustious Petruchio agrees to marry Katherine the Shrew, leading to a farcical wedding and stormy honeymoon in this second part of a two reel version of the play by production company British & Colonial. It was one of several films made by the company to fill cinema programmes and has a slightly educational feel about it. It's a budget production and highly condensed, but the acting is sprightly enough to make it watchable - Dacia Deane shows off a superb frown in her role as Kate.

Directed by

Edwin J. Collins

Featuring

Somers Bellamy

Roy Beard

Cynthia Murtagh

M. Gray Murray

Lauderdale Maitland

Dacia Deane

Genres

Comedy Costume drama

Collection

Shakespeare on Film

Released

1923

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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