Fritz Lang

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Name: Fritz Lang
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Algarve celebrates European Heritage Days

The Algarve’s monuments are once more taking part in the European Heritage Days celebrations.Under the banner "Heritage, always a Discovery", the initiative promoted by the European Council and the European Union will bring a variety of events over the ... [Published Portugal Resident - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

OPINION: Don't throw out those rusty film cans !

Towards the end of 2013 the Library of Congress released a new study by film historian and archivist David Pierce, exploring the survival rate of silent films made in the United States between 1912 and 1929. It made for extremely bleak reading.According ... [Published Home Cinema Choice - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

5 fall picks for LGBT travelers in 2014

Attracting 400,000 fetish enthusiasts from around the globe to San Francisco, Folsom Street Fair  bills itself as “the world’s biggest leather event.” This year, the fair shifts over a block (stretching along Folsom from 8th to 13th) and the fair is a ... [Published Metro Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Blockbuster Existential Angst

Dystopian movies aren’t new. From Fritz Lang’s silent classic Metropolis (1927) to The War of the Worlds (1953), and Blade Runner (1982), they’ve long been a staple of cinema.What is new is the rise in popularity of these films and the veritable slew ... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

A fascinating restoration of M

Cinema and its audiences have always been fascinated by serial killers.  Back in the late 1920s/early 1930s, Viennese Director Fritz Lang was fixated on real-life Düsseldorf serial killer Peter Kürten and wanted a ‘fresh face’ to portray him on the big ... [Published Mature Times - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

12 sci-fi inspired albums

The ArchAndroid by Janelle Monáe (2010)Sci-fi isn't just for books and movies. Check out these 12 albums. There's plenty of synth and dystopia to go around.Monáe's debut LP continued the story of Cindi Mayweather, an android who falls in love with a human ... [Published Tech Republic - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predicted Future Technologies

YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images It should come as no surprise that science fiction writers have often provided prescient glimpses of future technologies. From the advanced submarine imagined by Jules Verne in his 1870 novel Twenty Thousand Leagues ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Weekly Top Five: The best of film noir

DetourNoir City, the Music Box's annual series of rare and nearly impossible-to-find film noir, is in full sway. (If you haven't yet, make sure to read J.R. Jones's .) This year the program features a selection of foreign titles, a welcome deviation from ... [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Blu-ray Review: Frau im Mond

One of the benefits of Blu-ray is the impact it has had on widening the audience for early silent movies. Every month, new titles are appearing on the format. The clarity now afforded such films has allowed an appreciation of the images placed on the ... [Published So So Gay - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Designer's collection inspired by gay icon Norma Desmond

Vancouver fashion designer Evan Decharme debuted his fall/winter 2014 collection at East Van Studios on August 22. The show saw the designer re-imagine 1950’s glamour for a dystopian future.Ducharme’s initial inspiration was the desperate and delusional ... [Published Daily Xtra - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Diverse Perspectives Abound In Upcoming Speed Concert Series

The Speed Museum may be closed for some glorious renovations until 2016 but its fantastic concert series soldiers on. The 2014-15 season brings with it some wonderful and unique offerings.September 14th, 2014: MetropolisLouisville organist Tim Baker is ... [Published Louisville.com - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Amid the noise, the International Silent Film Festival returns

Talk at the launch of the 8th International Silent Film Festival Manila, the only such event in Asia, initially sounded valedictory despite the celebratory and at times defiant mood.Organizers of the annual event lamented the serious challenges of mounting ... [Published GMA News Online - Aug 19 2014]

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Algarve celebrates European Heritage Days [Published Portugal Resident - 22 hours ago]
OPINION: Don't throw out those rusty film cans ! [Published Home Cinema Choice - Sep 15 2014]
Child Welfare [Published Telluride Watch - Sep 14 2014]
From Drive to The Maltese Falcon: film noir con... [Published European CEO - Sep 11 2014]
‘Bad Poetry’ becomes her [Published Marina del Rey Argonaut - Sep 11 2014]
Blockbuster Existential Angst [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
5 fall picks for LGBT travelers in 2014 [Published Metro Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
A fascinating restoration of M [Published Mature Times - Sep 10 2014]
12 sci-fi inspired albums [Published Tech Republic - Sep 09 2014]
Steaming into the Past [Published Warwick Beacon - Sep 04 2014]
Venice Film Festival premiere: Did cinema predi... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 04 2014]
In the shadows [Published Idaho Mountain Express - Sep 03 2014]
8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predic... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
September films at the Errol Flynn Filmhouse [Published Daventry Today - Sep 01 2014]
Weekly Top Five: The best of film noir [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 31 2014]
The false paradise of Metroland [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Aug 29 2014]
Oliver Stone explains American crimes to dummies [Published Pravda - Aug 29 2014]
Compelling time travellers [Published The Australian - Aug 29 2014]
Things to do this weekend: August 29-31 [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 29 2014]
Blu-ray Review: Frau im Mond [Published So So Gay - Aug 29 2014]
The Battles of Colonel and Falkland Islands res... [Published Merco Press - Aug 28 2014]
Cold Harbour and the case for socially-engaged ... [Published Screen Africa - Aug 26 2014]
Designer's collection inspired by gay icon Norm... [Published Daily Xtra - Aug 23 2014]
Diverse Perspectives Abound In Upcoming Speed C... [Published Louisville.com - Aug 22 2014]
Film series moves to Amherst Theatre [Published University at Buffalo Reporter - Aug 21 2014]
Rogers Center announces silent film series with... [Published North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Aug 20 2014]
What is our obsession with film noir? [Published Edgar Daily - Aug 20 2014]
Amid the noise, the International Silent Film F... [Published GMA News Online - Aug 19 2014]
Weekly Top Five: The best of Japanese horror ci... [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 17 2014]
Your Saturday Morning Cartoon [Published Atlantic Monthly - Aug 16 2014]
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8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predic... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images It should come as no surprise that science fiction writers have often provided prescient glimpses of future technologies. From the advanced submarine imagined by Jules Verne in his 1870 novel Twenty Thousand Leagues ...
Your Saturday Morning Cartoon [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 16 2014]
by Dish Staff Jonathan Crow heaps praise on Astro Boy, the early ’60s cartoon developed by Japan’s “god of manga,” Osamu Tezuka, who counted Stanley Kubrick among his fans. Crow describes the first episode, “Birth of Astro Boy,” seen above: After ...
CodeSOD: The Joys of Interdisciplinary Work [Published The Daily WTF - Jul 30 2014]
Lisa thought that the Modesto Biology Institute was the perfect working environment. The scientists who showed her around were all friendly, not the "evil, lab-coated villains" portrayed in Fritz Lang films. The lab director, Howard, pointed out the ...
Tracking Fritz Lang [Published Harvard Gazette - Jul 17 2014]
For many, the name Fritz Lang is synonymous with the image of a futuristic female robot, the haunting poster child for his 1927 science fiction classic “Metropolis.” But the Austrian-born director was a master of many genres, as visitors to the Harvard ...
Our 10 Favorite Games of E3 2014 [Published TIME.com - Jun 13 2014]
Now that we’re able to safely tuck E3 2014 into our back pockets, like a receipt you keep to commemorate the time you went on some lunatic bender, let’s talk about the games we saw at the show, namely the ones we liked most and ranked in alphabetical ...
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