179 – From Hell (2001)

spacetime coordinates: London 1888

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From Hell is a 2001 American mystery horror film directed by the Hughes brothers and loosely based on the graphic novel From Hell by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell about the Jack the Ripper murders.

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http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120681/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/From_Hell_letter

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069 – Total Eclipse (1995)

spacetime coordinates: 19th century  France – Brussels – Abyssinia

The only unbearable thing is that nothing is unbearable.

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Total Eclipse is a 1995 film directed by Agnieszka Holland, based on a 1967 play by Christopher Hampton, who also wrote the screenplay. Based on letters and poems, it presents a historically accurate account of the passionate and violent relationship between the two 19th-century French poets Paul Verlaine (David Thewlis) and Arthur Rimbaud(Leonardo DiCaprio), at a time of soaring creativity for both of them.

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