Metropolis features a range of elaborate special effects and set designs, ranging from a huge gothic cathedral to a futuristic cityscape. In an interview, Fritz Lang reported that "the film was born from my first sight of the skyscrapers in New York in October 1924".
Metropolis (1927) is a West German silent science drama movie. It was written and directed by Fritz Lang. It was made in Germany. It was the most expensive silent movie of the time. The movie is set in 2026 in a city-state called Metropolis. People have been divided into two groups. One group is the thinkers. They live on the Earth in luxury.
Metropolis is one of the most powerful novels I have read and one which may capture a large public both in America and England if it does not prove too bewildering to the plain reader." Film adaptation. The book was written with the intention of being adapted for film by Harbou's husband, the director Fritz Lang.
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The 2001 film incorporates more elements from the Fritz Lang film Metropolis. When making the original Metropolis manga, Tezuka said that the only inspiration he got from Fritz Lang's Metropolis was a still image from the film where a female robot was being born.
Fritz Lang (5 December 1890 – 2 August 1976) was a Austrian director, screenwriter, and movie producer. His movies include Metropolis and M. He is one of the most famous German expressionist filmmakers. Lang was born in Vienna. He died in Beverly Hills, California. Other websites. Fritz Lang on IMDb; Biographie
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In 1920, Lang met his future wife, the writer Thea von Harbou.She and Lang co-wrote all of his movies from 1921 through 1933, including Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler ("Dr. Mabuse the Gambler"; 1922), which ran for over four hours in two parts in the original version and was the first in the Dr. Mabuse trilogy, the five-hour Die Nibelungen (1924), the dystopian film Metropolis (1927), and the science ...
Fritz Lang (1890–1976) was an Austrian film director, producer and screenwriter. In Lang's early career he worked primarily as a screenwriter, finishing film scripts in four to five days.  Lang directed major German films of the silent and early sound eras including Metropolis (1927) and M (1931) respectively.
Metropolis is a 1927 silent science fiction film directed by Fritz Lang and written by Lang and Thea von Harbou. Lang and von Harbou, who were married, wrote the screenplay in 1924 , and the story was novelized by von Harbou in 1926 .
Metrópolis (em língua alemã: Metropolis) é um filme alemão de ficção científica lançado em 1927, dirigido pelo cineasta austríaco Fritz Lang.Foi, na época, a mais cara produção até então filmada na Europa, e é considerado, por especialistas, um dos grandes expoentes do expressionismo alemão.