Massachusetts Daily Collegian

‘Anonymous’ plays out Oxfordian Shakespeare theory

By Alissa Mesibov

November 6, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living, Movies

The movie “Anonymous” is about the playwright of “Hamlet,” “Romeo and Juliet,” and 35 other plays regarded as some of the finest examples of English literature. The film is not, however, about William Shakespeare....

“Oh, No-meo!”

By Margaret Clayton

February 14, 2011

Filed under Movies

You will be Fortune’s fool if you see this movie instead of reading Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” before your quiz. The film admits in the first minute that this is a tale you have probably heard over and over ...

‘A rose by any other name’: A love story for the ages

By Alissa Mesibov

February 14, 2011

Filed under Movies

♥ The Daily Collegian's Guide to Valentine's Day 2011 ♥ Daring sword fights, feuding families and a pair of young, star-crossed lovers, set in the romantic backdrop of late 14th century Verona, Italy; William Shakespeare’s ...