100 favorite horror films (100 movies items)
""I'm the monster again"
At first, I didn't quite know what to make of Jaromil Jireš Czech fantasy horror film, Valerie and her week of wonders. It's very light on narrative and much of it has to be read between the lines, making it a baffling and occasionally frustrating viewing experience. However, it can also be quite rewarding once one becomes accustomed to it. The film is a Freudian fairy tale that uses vampirism as a parallel for a young woman's coming of age, with the titular week of won"