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The Thief of Bagdad - Criterion Collection

Let's hope that one day such wonder at Baghdad will be possible, again.

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German Expressionism Collection

We think of Expressionism, as practiced in the theatre and film of Germany and other European countries during the early 1900s, as a way of distorting the plastic elements -- Culture's extension of Nature's pathetic fallacy, where instead of trees and clouds reflecting our moods, it's the furniture and stairways.

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21 Oct 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Man Who Laughs (1928)

Director Paul Leni integrates German Expressionist techniques with the demands of the Hollywood system without compromising their effectiveness.

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