Would you like to know the story behind a film? This blog will explore the adaption of the written word from short stories to larger works of literature. It will consider the fictional, historical, and theoretical values in literary and cinematic media as well as the sociological influence during the time period of their creation. I will also add my personal experience in reading and viewing the works explored.
Now watch the Olivier deliver the same speech. You will see that it is extremely different from the Branagh version. We'll talk about these two versions in more depth in our next post, but consider some obvious points of contrasts in: