The Unknown Reviews

October 14, 2012
October 26, 2010
Tod Browning's rousing, cruel joke on the mutilated artiste and the frigid muse
October 18, 2006
It may not be Browning's best silent film, but it is certainly his most fascinatingly perverse -- and that's saying something in the world of Tod Browning.
August 12, 2006
[An] astonishing masterpiece.
December 6, 2005
Not a second of its brief 50-minute running time is wasted.
May 24, 2003
It was the last of the great silent films, as just 4 months later the first talkie opened: The Jazz Singer.