Posts Tagged ‘Ludwig’

On Ludwig


In which The Gay Recluse loves Luchino Visconti best. In Ludwig, Luchino Visconti’s four-hour treatment of the 19th-century King of Bavaria, we are introduced to the king as a young man, but learn almost immediately — in what feelsĀ like a flash-forward — thatĀ he will eventually be dethroned by the state legislature for maybe being insane. […]