Curb Your Enthusiasm: “Halloween” (2001)

Curb Your Enthusiasm:
“Judaism, Where Are You?” The influence of Richard Wagner on the cinema is usually presented as a mere musical exchange. Critical theorist Theodor Adorno states quite simply, “The Wagnerian leitmotif leads directly to cinema music” (34). This is, of course, quite true. One cannot imagine Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s score for 1938’s The Adventures of Robin ...