Heath Ledger plays "Patrick" who is given money by "Joey" to take "Kat," "Bianca's" older sister, on a date. Even though he is paid to take "Kat" (Julia Stiles) out, "Patrick" starts to fall for her. However, when "Kat" discovers that "Patrick" has received money for taking her out, she storms out, leaving him alone at their prom. After her dramatic exit, she reads out a poem in class declaring her feelings for "Patrick". "Kat" and "Patrick" put their argument behind them and he buys her a guitar with the money he was paid for their dates.
10 Things I Hate About You is a smash hit comedy from the year 1999, based on William Shakespeare's late-16th century comedy The Taming of the Shrew. It was directed by Gil Junger and starred the gorgeous couple of Heath Ledger and Julia Stiles.