Tag Archives: Rudolph Forster

The Return of Dr. Mabuse (1961) – reviewed by George

This return to an earlier era of German film-making is welcome and surprising. Welcome because I liked the earlier Mabuse pictures a lot, and surprising because I didn’t know what to expect, and while it’s different, it’s also reassuringly familiar. … Continue reading

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The 3 Penny Opera (1931) – reviewed by George

A beautifully shot musical drama about the class struggle, or class war if you prefer, the tale of Mack the Knife and his milieu says worlds today. The movie is in German with English captions, and opens with a stage … Continue reading

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