Best Adaptations of Wuthering Heights


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The 1939 adaptation of Wuthering Heights was directed by what famed filmmaker?

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1. Which adaptation of Wuthering Heights completely eliminated the second generation of characters, including young Cathy?

2. In which adaptation of Wuthering Heights were the parts of Catherine and her daughter, Young Cathy, played by the same actress?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With these study assessments, you'll be going over three film adaptations of Wuthering Heights. Find out what makes each one unique by answering questions on areas such as the director of one of the films and the movie which didn't include the second generation of characters.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Learn how well you can complete the following:

  • Name the film that had an actress who played both Catherine and Cathy
  • Determine which film had an African American actor who played the role of Heathcliff
  • Recognize the actors who've played Heathcliff

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the filmmaker(s)
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you can draw the most important information from the related lesson on adaptations of Wuthering Heights
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about actors who have portrayed Heathcliff

Additional Learning

Learn more about the three film adaptations via the lesson named, Best Adaptations of Wuthering Heights. The following objectives will be covered as you study:

  • Understand why the book is considered a 'Dark Classic'
  • Name its initial publication date
  • Determine the dates of each film adaptation
  • Identify some of the actors and actresses