Roger Ebert

@ebertchicago

Film critic since time immemorial. My blog: http://j.mp/51Rkoe

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When I saw the silent film for the first time, I wondered, where DID I see this before?

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1469 days ago

When I saw the silent film for the first time, I wondered, where DID I see this before?

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XrayAgent 1469 days ago

Yeah, I've been a fan of the movie's imagery for a while.

Aperetti 1469 days ago

subaquatic 1469 days ago

veidt's gwynplaine seemed like an obvious influence on batman's Joker to me.

SilentVolume 1469 days ago

Silent film inspires a lot of comic artists today. Here's a beautiful, if obvious example: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superman's_Metropolis

FbodStudios 1469 days ago

That is one of my all-time favorite movies. I blogged about it, here -- http://www.fbodstudios.com/blog/?p=858

HollywoodGlee 1469 days ago

I first saw this illustrated in Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Fin".

Colierrannd 1469 days ago

If a Classics Illustrated gets someone to read the actual book,see the movie/play that's good!