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The Day That Fritz Lang Stuck Two Fingers Up at the Nazi Party


Fritz Lang is one of the greatest directors in the history of film. Even though many people did not appreciate him during his active years, which allegedly hurt him on a personal level, he will forever be remembered for some of the most brilliant films in our history. 464 more words

Horror

Un fel de Tourette cu teatru şi muzică

Am revenit la obiceiuri vechi!!! Nu, nu am reînceput să ascult Lana Del Rey şi să mă sensibilizez toată până la o stare letargică cruntă. Nu, nu. 791 more words

Poveşti Citadine

The Concerns of Power in Metropolis and 1984

Fritz Lang’s 1927 science fiction film ‘Metropolis’ and George Orwell’s dystopian novel, “1984”, reflect the social and political consequences of an abuse of power. The film comments on the economic circumstance of Germany following WW1, during a period of rapid economic and technological expansion, and foreshadows a socially repressive context that parallels with ‘1984’. 1,094 more words

Classic Film

Could it be Remade: Metropolis

Recently, I decided to go through my computer and watch some of the older movies that I had on here. One of them was the 1927 silent masterpiece  127 more words

Opinion Pieces

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Many arguments are had when it comes to this question; Who would win in a fight between Batman and Superman? This March we might get that answer. 426 more words

Film

Stim & Dross

Stim & Dross

What exactly are stim and dross?

By seeking to define stim and dross within the context of the built environment, we can gain an understanding of existing terminologies and research in this academic field.  569 more words

Dross

A Meaningless Legacy

The sun was hitting the pavement with unusual intensity, but it wasn’t particularly hot. People shuffled through the streets, dodging cars, bikes and fellow residents of the metropolis. 815 more words

Fiction