Macbeth in Modern Context: Compare and Contrast Compare "Macbeth" with anything that is in modern context.   I am looking for 4-5 similarities and 4-5 differences.

Macbeth in Modern Context: Compare and Contrast

Compare "Macbeth" with anything that is in modern context.   I am looking for 4-5 similarities and 4-5 differences.

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There have been plenty of occasions where a person wanted to be in power, so he or she killed the person who was in power.  A particularly bloodthirsty example was Pol Pot, in Cambodia, also using a coup.  The difference is that there was more than two people in on the plot.

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The BBC recently did a series called "Shakespeare Revisited" with several of the plays in a current and modern twist.  The Macbeth version was along the lines of the reality TV show, "Hell's Kitchen".  The ambitious character of Macbeth was portrayed as a talented chef--one whose talent was shadowed by the restaurant owner's TV cooking show.  Like the original Macbeth, the chef was loyal to his "King" and was considered an honorable person.  Also like the original character, Lady Macbeth , or the chef's wife (hostess at the restaurant) encourages her husband to...

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