Shakespeare cleverly changes the theme of the scene to 'hate' after Mercutio is murdered. After just a day of knowing each other, Romeo and Juliet are surely in love and decide to secretly get married. Escalus is prepared to execute Romeo for his offence—Romeo's killing Tybalt—but lightens the sentence to lifetime banishment from Verona, when Benvolio insists that Tybalt started the quarrel by murdering Mercutio, a kinsman to the prince. He is a walking oxymoron, he wears a shirt with a picture of the Virgin Mary on it but kills any Montague without a second thought. Overall, Gnomeo and Juliet is an entertaining and adventurous film, and those seeking a good family film should consider it, though they may wish to reserve it for their older children.
My essay will analyse these directing techniques by looking at the pros and cons in that scene, making is easier to determine which techniques express the different characters and moods in a particular way. Gnomeo and Juliet are garden gnomes belonging to rival lawn jockeys, the Reds and the Blues. The invitation to the Capulet's party reveals that he has a brother named Valentine. Through all of the differences, they are both are still hot heads. I tell thee what: get thee to church o' Thursday, Or never after look me in the face And you be mine, I'll give you to my friend; And you be not, hang, beg, starve, die in the streets! There are some very obvious differences including the intended audience, the setting, the place and the timing of the play. First of all, the prologue. West Side Story shows the fight between two rival gangs, much like the rivalry between the Montagues and the Capulets.
They are prohibited from seeing one another because their families belong to the enemy gangs known as the Sharks and the Jets. If our filtering system detects that you may have violated our policy, your comment will be placed in a queue for moderation. Capulet, the elderly owner of the Red garden whose face is not seen. After Romeo kills Tybalt, Montague pleads with the Prince to spare him of execution as Romeo did only what the law would have done, since Tybalt killed Mercutio. It is Tybalt's temper that leads to Mercutio's death, and Romeo's banishment and the tragedy that follows. In both the film and the play, both families have extreme hatred for each other. This is so the audience are put in suspense as to how the tragedy will occur; it makes us want to read the story.
Zefferelli, the more traditional director, created his Oscar winning version in 1968. This is a more comical take on the rose scene in the original play. Death plays a major part in the play, because various characters' decisions are based on some dying or committing suicide. He then comes back in Act V Scene 1 telling Romeo about Juliet's death. Gnomeo and Juliet is the kid version of the dramatic, double suicide play by William Shakespeare. But we will do it differently.
Zeffirelli also fleshed-out the characters, giving them more depth and emotion than in Romeo and Juliet. The camera angle is used to do the audience think that the two are in love and they are meant to be together everlastingly right so and here. At the beginning of the play, Romeo is deeply in love with Rosaline. Benvolio arrives to break up the fight but ends up fighting with Tybalt. This made the characters and story more life-like than trying to picture it from a written page. Zeffirelli, on the other hand, chose only to show the two lords together making for a weaker end. ~ They sneak away to see eachother at times.
She dies next to Romeo, which symbolizes that they will be together in the afterlife. It has been adapted into screenplays, and remade countless times. Scholars have pointed out that Valentine is more strongly connected to a major character than other ghosts, as he is given a direct connection to his brother. This angers Romeo, which causes him to get on his lawnmower and pursue Tybalt. There are also many deletions.
Cheerful and excited, Romeo greets the Friar and tells him of his new love and plans for marriage. In the meeting scene Gnomeo and Juliet are mucking around with each other as they both want the flower. These are love, hate, violence and death. Since the setting was in the same time period as Shakespeares rendition the reader could visualize the environment and dress of the era. To cheer him up, his cousin and friend Benvolio and Mercutio take him to the Capulets' celebration in disguise, where he meets and falls in love with the Capulets' only daughter, Juliet. She finally tells Juliet all that. Nevertheless, Friar Lawrence decides to marry Romeo and Juliet in the attempt to end the civil feud between the Capulets and the Montagues.
The intent behind utilizing oculus degree angle is used to make the scene romantic when they touch for the first clip. After a tough fight, Tybalt stabs Mercutio with a large shard of glass. He appears again in act four, scene five in a brief scene with a number of musicians. Tybalt does not see the wall in time and crashes into it. Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet interpreted by Zeffirelli are two versions of a classic tale of two young lovers. She dies of grief offstage soon after mentioned in act five.