Nosferatu The Vampyre (Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht)

Nosferatu The Vampyre (Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht) Germany (1979) Dir. Werner Herzog Remakes have recently become the bane of film fans, not just due to the alarming rate at which they appear but the choice of classic or fondly remembered favourites being “rebooted” into inferior versions. To remake a revered classic is often considered borderline … Continue reading Nosferatu The Vampyre (Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht)

The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser (Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle)

The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser (Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle) Germany (1974) Dir. Werner Herzog For my second induction into the works of German auteur Werner Herzog, we take another trip into the past where he explores a peculiar true-life story from 1828 of a sixteen year-old boy dumped in the middle of … Continue reading The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser (Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle)

Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes)

Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes) Germany (1972) Dir. Werner Herzog This review finds yours truly entering into virgin territory as this marks the first film I’ve seen by celebrated German director Werner Herzog. I even break my cherry with what is considered his greatest work, Aguirre, The Wrath Of God, a … Continue reading Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes)