Elizabeth Taylor in " The Taming of the Shrew " 1967. Also producer - uncredited. David Di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actress (tied with Julie Christie for Dr. Zhivago.) Nominated - Best Actress Award for a Leading Role. Played Katharina.
A major theme in The Taming of the Shrew is transformation. There are various examples of it such as physical disguise, changes in attitude and behavior, and psychological changes. Lucentio disguises himself as a tutor and Tranio his servant dresses up as him to fulfill his duties. Kate transforms from a shrew into an obedient wife and her whole mind set changes.