Werner Herzog's 1979 Nosferatu the Vampyre takes its inspiration from Bram Stoker's 1897 novel, Dracula. Herzog’s version of the Dracula tale pays homage to F.W. Murnau’s unauthorized 1922 film, Nosferatu: beca...
Socratic lessons can be articulated in all manner of ways. Pedro Blas Gonzalez examines John Huston’s 1947 fable about avarice and greed.
Not doubt two of the more fascinating films dealing with the supernatural and the paranormal, and the presence of the ‘other’ that cannot be denied.
Self evidently, Citizen Kane is a biographical drama of a public figure, but it is also one of the great reflections on the very nature of the biographical phenomenon itself.
Pedro Blas Gonzalez discusses Ray Bradbury’s novel and François Truffaut’s 1966 film in equal measure, and argues that as “studies of a type of human temperament that revolves around an anti-humanism that prides itself in destruction” they remain as prescient as ever.