Die Büchse der Pandora (Pandora’s Box / Il Vaso di Pandora) – Germany 1929

Directed by:  Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Louise Brooks; Fritz Kortner; Alice Roberts; Francis Lederer; Carl Goetz; Gustav Diessl.

Lulu could ruin every man’s life, every man she met ruined hers.

The Academy Award made once again cool silent movies these days, here is a real masterpiece of the silent Era, with the American Actress Louise Brooks who crossed the Ocean to go to Europe to work for the German director G.W. Pabst.

You could read to learn more:  Lulu in Hollywood written by Louise Brooks,  an enjoyable gossiping account of the roaring years from Kansas to the Zigfield Follies, from Hollywood to Europe.

You could also watch and listen to Louise Brooks in the interesting documentary film “Lulu in Berlin” just clicking this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02xMWmc64ps&feature=autoplay&list=PLE08E74DB1CCAE837&lf=results_main&playnext=1

A related movie I like: Inglorious Basterds (2009). Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Starring : Christof Waltz; Brad Pitt; Melanie Laurent; Michael Fassbender; Diane Kruger.

Lulu poteva rovinare la vita di qualsiasi uomo, tutti gli uomini che ha incontrato hanno rovinato la sua.

La cerimonia degli Oscar in questi giorni, ha reso nuovamente cool il cinema muto; questo è un autentico capolavoro di quell’epoca, con l’attrice americana Louise Brooks che ha attraversato l’Oceano per venire in Europa a lavorare col regista Tedesco G.W. Pabst.

Per saperne di più potete leggere: Lulu a Hollywood scritto da Louise Brooks  una serie di racconti interesanti e divertenti sugli anni ruggenti dal Kansas alle Ziegfield Follies, da Hollywood all’Europa.

Potete inoltre vedere ed ascoltare Louise Brooks  nell’interessante docunmetario “Lulu in Berlin” (inglese non sottotitolato) cliccando questo link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02xMWmc64ps&feature=autoplay&list=PLE08E74DB1CCAE837&lf=results_main&playnext=1

Un film collegato che amo: Bastardi Senza Gloria (2009). Diretto da Quentin Tarantino. Con: Christof Waltz; Brad Pitt; Melanie Laurent; Michael Fassbender; Diane Kruger.


About Ella V

I love old movies, rock music, books, art... I'm intrested in politics. I adore cats. I knit...

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  1. Hi, I love Inglorious Bastards, and all the German silent movies! I would actually never have watched BASTARDS, if it hadn’t been for my teenage son, it just doesn’t look like my kind of movie… but he brings all this stuff home and I feel I “have to sit through it” – and usually I have a pleasant surprise, this was one of them!

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