Fritz Lang

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Fritz Lang - M

Fritz Lang was a Jewish film maker, which wasn't unheard of during the pre holocaust era. The purpose of the making of the movie M was to be a controversial and very emotion engaging film, one in which Lang succeeded in making. A child murderer? There is no choice but for the audience to feel uncomfortable. The film M itself is full of engaging elements. The lighting, extreme contrasts at some points, dark expressions and unthinkable fantasies that adults during this time period were shocked by. These themes mixed with disorienting filming angles at some points and eerie children singing at others gave the movie itself a creepy feel to it. In the movie, Peter Lorre plays the role of the adolescent killer, Hans Beckart. Roaming around the city and stalking his prey. It is true that there had been other films in this era with similar aspects, like Stranger on the Third Floor, but M in particular had a huge impact on it's audience, a child killer? Should he be punished? Or should the audience feel sympathetic and give a youngster a free pass? After all, he is merely a child. It's safe to say M was one of the starts to creepy thriller genres we have today. The lighting and contrast can be seen in many movies after this film was released which is totally understandable, the creative elements in M were too brilliant to not me mimicked. Take for instance Psycho, Alfred Hitchcock made this movie in 1960, nearly 30 years after the premiere of M. When you pay close attention to the creative elements in both movies one can see continuities to no end. At the start of the movie you see a balloon in a large field, instantly the audience assumes children seeing as balloons are typically associated with kids, but they have no idea what horror is in store. M contains the classic stalker, one who walks the streets and lures his prey, which is…...

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