The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare

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What does Kate throw out the window at Hortensio and Gremio in The Taming of the Shrew?

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In the 1967 movie version of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew (directed by Franco Zeffirelli and starring Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor), Katherine—played by Elizabeth Taylor—throws a red fabric-covered, three-legged stool at Hortensio and Gremio out of an upper story window at her father Baptista's house.

Hortensio and Gremio are suitors to Katherine's younger and more amiable sister, Bianca, and Baptista tells them that they can't woo Bianca until a husband has been found for...

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