The credits for ‘Metropolis’ give a fair indication of what you can expect from the film:
‘Grot, the Guardian of the Heart-Machine’ played by Heinrich George
‘The Creative Man’, ‘The Machine Man’, ‘Death’, ‘The Seven Deadly Sins’, and ‘Maria’ played by Brigitte Helm
Oh, and there’s a sculptor too. But he’s not a character – he was responsible for the creation of the robot costume…
There are only “nein” days left of my challenge, so now seems a highly appropriate time to review another German movie!
Allow me to introduce you to the movie ‘Das Boot’ by way of an analogy:
Watching ‘Das Boot’ is a lot like playing a game of ‘Battleship’…
This review is sponsored by the letter ‘M’ and the number ‘6’.
I was never going to rate this movie highly. How can you rate a movie highly when it’s about a kiddy murderer?
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