10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Movie “10 Things I Hate About You”

“I know you can be overwhelmed, and you can be underwhelmed, but can you ever just be whelmed?”

1. “10 Things I Hate About You” Sounds Remotely Like “Taming Of The Shrew” (On Which This Film Is Based)

2. Heath Ledger Beat Out Josh Hartnett And Ashton Kutcher For The Role Of Patrick

3. The “10 Things” Poem Scene Was Done In 1 Take

Also Kat’s tears towards the end of the poem were not planned

4. Cameron James Is A Play On The Name Of A Famous Director James Cameron

5. Heath Ledger Improvised The Moment When Patrick Plays With The Fire

6. Larisa Oleynik And Joseph Gordon-Levitt Also Dated Each Other In 3rd Rock From The Sun

7. The Paint Ball Area Was Shot At Seattle’s Gasworks Park On The Edge of Lake Union, Which Is Normally A Family Park

8. Julia Stiles Was Cast In “Save The Last Dance” After The Table Dance Scene

9. The Original Song For Patrick To Sing Was “I Think I Love You” By ‘The Partridge Family’

10. Julia Stiles Originally Auditioned For The Role Of Bianca Stratford

And Finally I Could Not End Without This…

RIP Heath Ledger

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