Drama • NR • 1927 • 2 hr 29 min
Hands only know how to work, head only knows how to think. We must put our heart connecting both of them to make great works.
I always enjoy a good socialist sci-fi film, and this is one of the first and one of the best.
The future is Art Deco! One of my favorite silent films.
Lang was a genius!! This sci-fi is full of socialist edge. His sets were massive & timelessness. So many later films were imitated.
Silent film of the 'mechanical age,' advancing human progress as workers become automatons. Much like the critique of our electronic age.
Beautiful film, stunning visuals, forgot it was a silent film it was so engaging.
An all time classic work of science fiction art.
The sets are gigantic and beautiful. They really do a great job of creating this world. It is incredibly ahead of its time.
The absolute height of German Expressionism. Fritz Lang is a genius. This film held my #1 spot for years. Dark, beautiful, and sci-fi.
Impressive movie, can't believe it was made in the 20's. Its really good
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