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Bai Ru Yan Huo (2014): Çin Usulü Kara Film

  1940’lı yılların başından, 1950’li yılların sonuna dek uzanan dönemde yapılan Hollywood filmlerinin sahip olduğu karanlık atmosferden ve birkaç ortak noktadan yola çıkarak Avrupa’da (İlk olarak İsviçreli yönetmen Nino Frank tarafından) bu tarz filmler için söylenen ‘kara film / film noir’ terimi, her ne kadar bilinçli meydana gelmiş bir alt tür olmasa da, sinema tarihi için önemli filmleri bünyesinde taşımaktadır. 903 more words

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Spione (1928): DVD/Blu-ray review

Spies are cool.  Spy films are really cool. Spione, Fritz Lang’s epic high-octane espionage thriller from 1928, is exceedingly cool. This a sexy, dreamlike movie, heavy on the action and light on logic, which both anticipates and outpaces such noir favourites as… 666 more words

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Movie Quote of the Day - While The City Sleeps, 1956 (dir. Fritz Lang)

Ed Mobely: You know, you have very nice legs.
Nancy Liggett: Aren’t you sweet.
Ed Mobely: Nice nylon stockings too. What holds your stockings up?

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Cosmic Voyage

∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗ (7/10)

In a nutshell: Kosmichesky Reys: Fantasticheskaya Novella is a stunning, costly Soviet moon landing adventure from 1935, inspired by Fritz Lang’s 1929 film Woman in the Moon. 3,978 more words

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The Testament of Dr. Mabuse

"He was a renowned doctor with a large private
practice. Aided by an almost superhuman logic, he
used his profound knowledge of hypnosis to commit
crimes of a magnitude previously deemed impossible."
- Professor Baum… 65 more words
Crime

The Mistress of Atlantis (1932) - [Public Domain Movies]

AKA The Lost Atlantis. Two soldiers searching the Sahara for Atlantis are captured by raiders from the lost city. They are taken before its beautiful queen who has over 50 mummified ex-lovers.

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Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid


The ArchAndroid (2010) consists of the 2nd and 3rd installments of Monáe’s conceptual series, inspired by Fritz Lang’s science fiction film, Metropolis (1927). Available on iTunes and Spotify. Enjoy.

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