"Dracula" (dir. Tod Browning, 1931) --- Bela Lugosi turns in a landmark horror performance in this 1931 adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic vampire novel. Revisit Transylvania for the eerie mood created by spectacular cinematography and Lugosi's oft-copied take on the infamous Dracula. Dwight Frye as Renfield also helps define the grotesque and sniveling sidekick role.
Defining J-Horror: The erotic, grotesque ‘nonsense’ of Edogawa Rampo BY EUGENE THACKER
Sights and Strangers: Everyone carries a shadow, and the less it is embodied in the individual’s conscious life, the blacker and denser it is. At all counts, it forms an unconscious snag, thwarting our most well-meant intentions. — Dr. Carl G. Jung
A disturbingly stylish and surrealistic drama, Sebastian Hofman’s impressive Halley is hard to define and very much a niche sale, but it could well attract critical support given its strangely compelling story, impressive performances and strange sense of the grotesque.
NB-National™️ Std is a constructed sans-serife type system designed by Stefan Gandl. Taking a strong influence in form from it’s International™️ counterpart NB-National™️ is a more distinctive and refined follower inspired by the studio homegrown Berlin influences. Paying tribute to late 19th century grotesques NB-National™️ is also defined by a space-saving characteristic when applied in layouts.
Visionary, mystical, allegorical, moral bitter, ironic, caustic, sarcastic since the grotesque, introverted narcissist but also polemically aggressive, obsessed with a persecution complex. So you can define James Ensor (1860-1949), abnormal but vital figure in modern art, the great forerunner of Expressionism and beyond
Monster Menagerie: Covens of Chaos a short discussion on coven magic, arguably one of the defining characteristics of hags before delving into the latest addition to the roster of evil crones, the disgusting Bangungot (CR 6): Terribly obese, these grotesque creatures have lost their teeth and can vomit up the bones of the poor unfortunates they have consumed to obey their every whim as undead servitors or support them, when their spear-like nails don't do the job alone. Very cool! The…
Extraordinary and elaborately fanciful hand-painted details define this unique painted Italian table, purchased at auction in Milan. Early 20th-century and exquisitely aged by time with some restoration. Grotesque motifs may have been inspired by Uffizi murals.
Read more: https://www.luerzersarchive.com/en/magazine/commercial-detail/one-show-new-york-40141.html One Show, New York We are witness to a campaign briefing in which a target group is being defined. Out of nowhere appears a young man who, in visual terms, grows with the target group as it evolves: he develops a bust, his skin wrinkles, his complexion changes colour, he grows a beard, etc. until, finally, he is seen standing there as a grotesque mutation of all these elements. Tags: Philip…
A good-looking, clearly drunk man. An apparently deaf boy, an over-the-top guy, he could be defined as insolent, impudent. A meeting… maybe a crash, a casual one will put the man in a difficult and grotesque situation. An escalation leading the two characters through ambiguous and paradoxical dynamics, alternating revelations to misunderstandings.