The Coen brothers’ Barton Fink , which won the Palme d’Or on the Cannes Film Festival, features various literary allusions in an enigmatic story a couple of writer who encounters a variety of weird characters, including an alcoholic, abusive novelist and a serial killer. Lost Highway , from the same director as Blue Velvet, is a psychological thriller that explores fantasy worlds, weird time-area transformations, and mental breakdowns using surreal imagery. Other administrators in the 1980s chose a more mental path, exploring philosophical and moral issues.
But Chaney, by joining horror to struggling, made it a facet of life; deformity was simply one other risk of our physical nature. The absence of shrieks and clanking sound effects helps imprint the image of that face onto our souls. Does this coincidence portend something—a silent-cinema revival? A honest number of the classic movies can be found from Kino and different DVD distributors, … Read MoreRead More