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Dante’s Inferno

1935

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  • When the movie envisions an actual Hell in its final third, it's something of a disappointment, lacking the acknowledged artificiality that makes Deco design seem to exist in a dream. Yet the sequence is still a marvel to behold, with countless extras and towering constructions giving form to an abstract creative vision; it's especially impressive in an age when most movie fantasies, generated by computers, are abstract both in vision and in form.