Professionally-made films can be amazing, breathtaking works of art, or they can be boring, plodding disasters you regret every second of. Amateur films, on the other hand, are always interesting, even when (and usually because) they are terrible. B-Movie icon Ed Wood's films are still compelling today not because they're bad, but because they're bad … Continue reading Pathogen

Der Golem / The Golem

It's Halloween, so what better way to celebrate than with a Jewish Horror Movie from 1920? The Golem taps into Jewish folklore's concept of a golem- a clay or mud statue that usually brings with it supernatural powers. In Paul Wegener and Henrik Galeen's filmed version, the Golem comes to life! Yes, The Golem is a Jewish … Continue reading Der Golem / The Golem