Now that you’ve seen Eraserhead (1977) and Blue Velvet (1986), consider the connections between the two films. We will leave the issue of internal meaning behind for now. Instead, let’s focus on personal style. What thematic and aesthetic continuities exist between these two David Lynch films? Please reply in the required number of words and by Thursday’s deadline as indicated on the course syllabus.
Let’s reflect together on the ending of It Happened One Night. How are the conflicts in the film resolved? How might this resolution speak to the romantic comedy genre’s cultural problem solving during the 1930s?
For this latest blog post, I’d like you reflect on the entire novel. Which episodes, characters, themes, and/or ideas are you most looking forward to seeing represented by the cinema? Why?