Metropolis (1927) Fritz Lang

Metropolis poster

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city’s creator falls in love with a working-class prophet who fights against the class differences.

That Fatal Sneeze (1907) Lewin Fitzhamon

A Fatal Sneeze

As an older man and a youth are eating at the table, the older man decides to amuse himself by using pepper to make the boy sneeze. Later, the boy retaliates by sneaking into the older man’s room and putting pepper in his handkerchief, hairbrush, and clothing. But things quickly get out of hand when the sneezing that results begins to disrupt the whole town.

L’inhumaine (1924) Marcel L’Herbier

L inhumaine poster

Claire Lescot is a famous first lady. Young scientist Einar Norsen is in love with claire. When she mocks at him, he leaves her house with the declared intention to kill himself.