Home > DVDs > World Cinema > Germany World Cinema > Metropolis (Silent) (DVD)
Metropolis (Silent) (DVD)

Community images

  • Metropolis (Silent) (DVD)
  • Metropolis

Reviews - Metropolis (Silent) (DVD)

METROPOLIS, a visionary and elaborate spectacle by director Fritz Lang is an epic projection of a futuristic city divided into a working and an elite class. Its exhilarating climax brings the city to i...

> Show product information

Characters / Perform...
Did you enjoy it?
How does it compare ...
How does it compare ...
Soundtrack

User reviews

Filter by
Review type
  • Reviews with images (1)
  • standard reviews (2)
Product rating
  • (2)
Sort by Helpfulness
  • Helpfulness
  • Product rating
  • Date

Super

“Metroplois”

published 07/04/2005

You will be pleasantly surprised

None

The science fiction film that started it all… In 1927, Fritz Lang's film, Metropolis, aired to a noncommittal audience. Written by Thea von Harbou, Lang's wife, as a silent film it relied heavily upon the images to tell the story of early utopian visions, and although it wasn't apparent then and...

> Read review

Did you enjoy it?
Story
Characters / Performances
Special Effects
Soundtrack

Did you find this review helpful? Yes 0

Super

Visually stunning

Difficult to relate to for modern audiences

Metropolis 1927 Length: Variable Dir: Fritz Lang Most people today brought up on a diet of CG and Will Smith Sci Fi will be totally bemused by this. They shouldnt be as it's absolutely fascinating stuff! 'Metropolis' is always cited as a major landmark of early cinema along with the likes of 'A...

> Read review

Did you enjoy it?
Story
Characters / Performances
Special Effects
Soundtrack

Did you find this review helpful? Yes 0