Le Musée Grévin

It’s become a tired cliché, but since I was a teenager I’ve been intrigued by the figure of the vampire. The trope has been overdone in film and television to the point where it seems impossible to make an original vampire tale (though Jim Jarmusch’s 2013 film Only Lovers Left Alive is a brilliant exception). … More Le Musée Grévin

Le Musée du Parfum

Have you ever read Patrick Süskind’s Perfume: The Story of a Murderer? If so, then apart from being creeped out by the grotesque protagonist Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, and having contemplated what kind of twisted state of mind Süskind must have been in when he thought up that scene, you will most likely have developed a heightened … More Le Musée du Parfum