the cabinet of dr. caligari 1920

the signs as film cinematography aesthetics

ARIES: Oldboy (2003, dir. Chan-wook Park)

TAURUSAmélie (2001, dir. Jean-Pierre Jeunet)

GEMINI: Synecdoche, New York (2008, dir. Charlie Kaufman)

CANCER: Daisies (1966, dir. Věra Chytilová)

LEO: The Great Gatsby (2013, dir. Baz Luhrmann)

VIRGO: The Skin I Live In (2011, dir. Pedro Almodóvar)

LIBRA: Vivre Sa Vie (1962, dir. Jean-Luc Godard)

SCORPIO: Let The Right One In (2008, dir. Tomas Alfredson)

SAGITTARIUS: Edward Scissorhands (1990, dir. Tim Burton)

CAPRICORN: Vertigo (1958, dir. Alfred Hitchcock)

AQUARIUS: The Cabinet Of Dr. Caligari (1920, dir. Robert Wiene)

PISCES: Requiem For A Dream (2000, dir. Darren Aronofsky)


Das Cabinet Des Dr. Caligari (Robert Wiene, 1920).

anonymous asked:

What would you recommend to someone who is just starting to watch horror movies?

Oh hell, yeah!! I love giving recs and I LOVE when people start getting interested in horror. I’ll give you recs in a few different categories so that you don’t watch anything you wouldn’t enjoy:

Early Horror Movies (Most Are Black and White, 1900′s-1950′s):

Personal Favorites From the 1960′s (Suspenseful):

Must-Sees of the 70′s (The Beginning of the Golden Era):

1980′s Cult Classics (The decade of good special-effects make up):


Best of 2000′s-now:

Other Favorites (AKA 90′s horror):