Tag: Metropolis robot
Metropolis Science-Fiction and Lifelike Robot – Was it Ahead of its Time?
The book Metropolis is dated back to 1925 and the film (see below pictures of Maria transformed into a shiny then lifelike female robot), the most expensive silent movie ever made, was made two years later. A droning yet very powerful storyline, it is difficult to believe it dates back to the 1920s. Yes, the […]
Metropolis and the Sexy Female Robot – Is the Book Better Than the Film?
Metropolis is best known for the sexy female robot Maria. I read the book before watching the film to draw a comparison between the book and the film. How many times do we hear that the book is better than the film and can this be said of all genres e.g. war, love stories, human-like […]