A very complicated way of making music, involving poles, wires, sticks – and multiple decapitations! Innovative concept, bland »story«. Not in my book of singing heads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4ysMZ2bxNk Advertisements
A very strange, magical, and incoherent fishing story. Arresting enough, if not in my underwater book. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-dTU1wKh10
A spookily well-made pig costume, and some really spunky moves from the female dance partner. The act in itself gets boring after a while, though. Absurd and slightly revolting! Not in my book of music hall movies. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IcCKPAnArsw
A one man band of seven!? Nothing is impossible when Méliès holds the reins. Clever and quick, but not enough for my book of human orchestras.
Get a glimpse of an ordinary (?) day in the life of a struggling scientist! A complete and coherent story with a sizable explosion as shocking (?) resolution when the bizarre experiment fails. Eventually in my book of pressure. But … Continue reading
A combination of partial striptease and circus acrobatics – that’s a seldom seen variety! The audience is reminiscent of Statler and Waldorf from The Muppet Show, though more enthusiastic. Not in my book of heights. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e02YvacskJ4
Haunted house or drunkard’s hallucinations? Frenzied tempo, but still too monotonous storywise. Not in my high brow book. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5PYFagaOlQ