10 Things I Hate About You

Trivia: The film is a remake of Shakespeare's comedy play "The Taming of the Shrew".

Trivia: Kat's last name is Stratford, a homage to Shakespeare's home town of Stratford upon Avon in Warwickshire.

Trivia: The music store where Kat plays with the guitar is called Gil's. This is a sly reference to the film's director, Gil Junger. (00:58:00)

Trivia: Larisa Oleynik auditioned for both Kat and Bianca. She even dyed her hair pink to show that she could portray the punk sensibilities of Kat, only to be told she would need to bleach it out.

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Trivia: The book Kat is reading at the beginning of the movie is "The Bell Jar" by Sylvia Plath, which is about a young girl's descent into madness.

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Continuity mistake: When Kat and Patrick are playing paintball right before they kiss you can see that they are barely covered in paint. When they do kiss and are on the ground, they are totally covered with it. (01:06:35)

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Ms. Perky: I've been hearing a lot of complaints about you again. People are saying you're...
Kat: tempestuous?
Ms. Perky: Well, "heinous bitch" is the term used most often.

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Answer: A 1964 Dodge Dart.

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Answer: Don't know if it's confirmed but that's believed to be Heath Ledger's Dodge Dart that he had at the time.

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