10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Gil Junger and starring Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Larisa Oleynik. The screenplay, written by Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith, is a modernization of William Shakespeare's late-16th century comedy The Taming of the Shrew, retold in a late-1990s American high school setting. In the story, new student Cameron (Gordon-Levitt) is smitten with Bianca (Oleynik) and, in order to get around her father's strict rules on dating, attempts to get "bad boy" Patrick (Ledger) to date Bianca's ill-tempered sister, Kat (Stiles). The film is titled after a poem written by Kat about her bittersweet romance with Patrick. Much of the filming took place in the Seattle metropolitan area, with many scenes shot at Stadium High School in Tacoma. Wikipedia
10 Things I Hate About You is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Directorial debut films, Feminist films, Films set in Seattle, Washington, Touchstone Pictures films, 1990s romantic comedy films, 1999 films, The Taming of the Shrew and American romantic comedy films.
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Walter Stratford: My insurance does not cover PMS! Kat Stratford: Well then, tell them I had a seizure.