April 19, 2024 6:44 am

Anyone but You Director Says “Cringe” Scenes Are “Taken Directly From William Shakespeare”
Anyone but You Director Says “Cringe” Scenes Are “Taken Directly From William Shakespeare”

Anyone but You Director Says “Cringe” Scenes Are “Taken Directly From William Shakespeare”

Anyone But You director Will Gluck says someone else is to blame for the film’s “cringe scenes:” Unbeknownst to some, Anyone But You is loosely based on William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. The romantic comedy stars Sydney Sweeney and Glen Powell as Bea and Ben, who pretend to be a couple despite a mutual dislike for each other. If you’ve ever seen a rom-com, you’re likely to know how that story ends, but predictability never killed a rom-com.

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​Anyone But You director Will Gluck says he was “honoring the goofiness” in Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. Read More