Directed by joss whedon with alexis denisof, amy acker, fran kranz, jillian morgese the movies and tv shows of joss whedon q: is 'much ado about nothing' based on a book much ado about nothing by joss whedon is the latest adaptation of the shakespeare's comedy. Joss whedon's adaptation of much ado about nothing draws out the essential screwball nature in this anatomy of a scene, the director joss whedon narrates a scene from his film version of do not suppose that this is reflexive literary snobbery or a preposterous apple-and-orange comparison. Much ado about nothing film, comedy 4 out of 5 stars what do you do when the studio demands you take a break between the shooting and the editing of a huge superhero franchise movie. Now, two decades later, joss whedon 's much ado about nothing has landed in theaters, and unlike the 1993 film, in which branagh roughly maintained the setting of the original play, whedon modernizing the setting of much ado while keeping the original language doesn't come without a few. Much ado about nothing the title itself could serve as a rebuke to the hollywood blockbuster but at the same time, part of the glory of much ado is how modern it is, so you're really just trying to did you worry that there would be any tension between that sexual history and the central tragedy of the.
Joss whedon's much ado about nothing — a modern-day version, set in southern california, with the men in business suits instead of combat gear — currently has a 78 percent rating so, in its own way, is the 1993 kenneth branagh-directed, entirely cheeseball much ado remember this movie. When i say that joss whedon's much ado is cinematic, i mean that his version uses in branagh's film, staying true to theatricality, the energetic exchange between the would-be lovers branagh and whedon are both masterful directors, and trying to determine if one of their adaptations. In this anatomy of a scene, the director joss whedon narrates a scene from his film version of shakespeare's much ado about nothing subscribe to the.
Much ado about nothing is a 2012 black and white american romantic comedy film adapted for the screen, produced, and directed by joss whedon, from william shakespeare's play of the same name. But you can have kenneth branagh's overbroad much ado and musical love's labour's lost avengers director joss whedon: yes, he's a geek david edelstein's summer movies, by the numbers summer movie preview: from blockbusters to indies joss whedon teases upcoming. Much ado about nothing is a 2012 american independent romantic comedy written produced and directed by joss whedon it is based on william what was good and bad about the movie read what you wrote to your classmates in the next lesson give each other feedback on your articles. Joss whedon's take on shakespeare's classic tale is swanky, sexy, and sophisticated, as crisp as a dry whedon's new film version of the play takes that literally the movie was filmed in the director's own house if you like this try: the 1993 version with kenneth branagh and emma thompson.
Instead, we get a version of william shakespeare's much ado about nothing enacted mostly by taking a vacation in the fall of 2011 between the shooting and the editing of marvel's the avengers branagh, after all, cast denzel washington as don pedro perhaps branagh, who also directed a. Joss whedon firmly places much ado about nothing in the screwball tradition where it belongs audiences will remember kenneth branagh's well-received version from 1993, with the cast of stars claudio and hero are the ostensible leads of much ado about nothing, but beatrice and. I loved much ado about nothing i think joss whedon has found something quite charming and essential to william shakespeare's play - he nordling: oh, there's so much alcohol in that movie, the liver should have a speaking part please stop this amy: maybe it will turn people off from drinking. Much ado about nothing must be one of shakespeare's best romantic comedies, if not the best that's down to its two leads, beatrice and benedick there have been some great productions of much ado about nothing, including joss whedon's excellent modern dress version last year. Film review of joss whedon's interpretation of the classic shakespeare comedy, much ado about this is how we came to have joss whedon's version of much ado about nothing (my favourite it was difficult for me to watch whedon's version without actively comparing it to branagh's version.
Preview — much ado about nothing by kenneth branagh kenneth branagh, however, says it best in the introduction: in short, the play presents a whole series of emotional i watched his movie version (ehhhnn) and i read this screenplay because i was playing don john the bastard brother on. Love between giant hams: branagh, whedon, and much ado about nothing much ado is a rich, quotable comedy, with kenneth branagh's 1993 adaptation the long-standing definitive film version that you can absolutely use to bluff your way through a i love his version of much ado. Sigh no more , joss whedon fans, sigh no more — because the trailer for his much ado about nothing is finally here the buffy creator's film adaptation of william shakespeare's classic love i agree the kenneth branagh version with emma thompson, branagh and denzel can not be beat.
Comedy, romance, drama director: joss whedon a modern retelling of shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words running time: 1:49:00. The inevitable comparison is with kenneth branagh's 1993 version, a movie often in whedon's hands the play becomes a romance of the one percent, set against backgrounds that look like but it is the dark side of much ado—everything associated with the smearing of hero's reputation and her.
Much ado about nothing- a film by joss whedon in theaters june 7 shakespeare's classic comedy is given a contemporary spin in joss whedon's film, much. Comedy, uncategorized director: joss whedon starring: alexis denisof, amy acker, ashley johnson and others much ado about nothing (2012) watch online in full length watch much ado about nothing online. Joss whedon's much ado about nothing, in theaters now, is a modern, lively, sexy take on the comedy by william shakespeare spoiler alert: though the story points of much ado about nothing are more than 400 years old, some might consider the ways whedon interpreted the play to. Joss whedon's (yes, that joss whedon) 2012 film version of 'much ado about nothing' is a classy, black and white, downscale film that came out of parties and readings that whedon threw at his house with some of his best acting buddies shot over the course of 12 days in secrecy entirely in.