Paramount at the Movies Presents: 10 Things I Hate About You [PG-13]

Paramount at the Movies Presents: 10 Things I Hate About You [PG-13]

Movies | 07/31/2022 | 2:00PM

1999 | PG-13 | Runtime: 1 hour, 37 minutes

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In honor of our 90th anniversary, The Paramount Theater is presenting films from our nine decades of history. Next up, 10 Things I Hate About You!

Romeo, Oh Romeo, Get Out Of My Face.

Kat Stratford (Julia Stiles) is beautiful, smart, and quite abrasive to most of her fellow classmates, meaning that she doesn’t attract many boys. Unfortunately for her younger sister, Bianca (Larisa Oleynik), house rules say that she can’t date until Kat has a boyfriend, so strings are pulled to set the dour damsel up for a romance. Soon Kat crosses paths with handsome new arrival Patrick Verona (Heath Ledger). Will Kat let her guard down enough to fall for the effortlessly charming Patrick? Find out in this update of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew,” set in high school.

Image credits: ©1999 – Touchstone Pictures

Did you know?

  • The scene in which Kat reads the “10 Things” poem was the first and only take, according to the DVD extras. Kat’s tears towards the end of the poem were real and not planned.
  • The entire film was shot using real locations. No sets were used.
  • Heath Ledger improvised the moment where Patrick starts playing with the fire.
  • Heath Ledger beat out Josh Hartnett and Ashton Kutcher for the role of Patrick.

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  • July 31, 2022 | 2:00PM
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  • Heath Ledger as "Patrick Verona"
  • Julia Stiles as "Kat Stratford"
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt as "Cameron James"
  • Larisa Oleynik as "Bianca Stratford"
  • Andrew Keegan as "Joey Donner"

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