Juliets Answer: One Mans Search for Love and the Elusive Cure for Heartbreak by Glenn DixonEat, Pray, Love meets The Rosie Project in this fresh, heartwarming memoir by a man who travels to Verona and volunteers to answer letters addressed to Shakespeare’s Juliet, all in an attempt to heal his own heartbreak.
When Glenn Dixon is spurned by love, he packs his bags for Verona, Italy. Once there, he volunteers to answer the thousands of letters that arrive addressed to Juliet—letters sent from lovelorn people all over the world to Juliet’s hometown; people who long to understand the mysteries of the human heart.
Glenn’s journey takes him deep into the charming community of Verona, where he becomes involved in unraveling the truth behind Romeo and Juliet. Did these star-crossed lovers actually exist? Why have they remained at the forefront of hearts and minds for centuries? And what can they teach us about love?
When Glenn returns home to Canada and resumes his duties as an English teacher, he undertakes a lively reading of Romeo and Juliet with his students, engaging them in passions past and present. But in an intriguing reversal of fate and fortune, his students—along with an old friend—instruct the teacher on the true meaning of love, loss, and moving on.
An enthralling tale of modern-day love steeped in the romantic traditions of eras past, this is a memoir that will warm your heart.
Letters To Juliet (2010) Official Trailer - Amanda Seyfried, Gael Garcia Bernal Movie HD
With Love From Italy: Letters to Juliet Filming Locations in Verona & Beyond
Whatever the reason, Letters to Juliet remains one of my favourite films to this day. A heartwarming if slightly unrealistic story , here are all of the best Letters to Juliet filming locations from the movie! To make the film that much sweeter, the film is set in one of the most beautiful countries in Europe, Italy. And if you want to know more about the storyline? Still, it makes for a beautiful backdrop and has since become a symbol of love.
This was the final film of director Gary Winick. The film was released theatrically in North America and other countries on May 14, The idea for the film was inspired by the non-fiction book Letters to Juliet , by Lise Friedman and Ceil Friedman, which chronicles the phenomenon of letter-writing to Shakespeare's most famous romantic heroine. Victor is unmoved by the romance of Italy and uses his time to research his soon-to-open restaurant, often neglecting Sophie. Sophie discovers that thousands of "letters to Juliet" left in Juliet 's Verona courtyard are typically answered by the "Secretaries of Juliet". Sophie asks to join them and accidentally finds an unanswered letter by a Claire Smith from Claire and Sophie take an instant liking to each other, but Charlie and Sophie do not get along.
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Letter’s to Juliet – The trailer
The locations for Letters To Juliet around Verona and Tuscany provide the perfect backdrop for this endearingly chickiest of chickflicks. Verona is introduced with a flurry of establishing shots: its bustling main square, Piazza delle Erbe ; the fortified 14th Century Ponte Scaligero over the Adige River ; and the Arena , the huge Roman amphitheatre, now used to stage music events, on Piazza Bra. You can see the amphitheatre in all its impressive glory in the epic Barabbas. Although a fake wall was added for the film come on, did you think they really removed a brick from the 13th Century house? Would I be a real killjoy to reveal that the balcony was probably added in the s?