Stanley Kubrick

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Stanley Kubrick's Favorite Films - Movie List

“There are very few directors, about whom you’d say you automatically have to see everything they do. I’d put Fellini, Bergman and David Lean at the …

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Full Metal Jacket at 30: Matthew Modine on working with Kubrick

Almost exactly 30 years since its UK release, Full Metal Jacket remains a more damning commentary on war than any film that came before, or has come …

BARRY LYNDON: KUBRICK'S GILDED AGE

by Pauline Kael<p>Stanley Kubrick’s <i>Barry Lyndon</i>, from Thackeray’s novel, is very deliberate, very smooth—cool pastel landscapes with small figures in …

How we made Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket

‘Instead of Vietnam, we went to Beckton gasworks. All we had to do was put signs on it and blow it up’<p><b>Matthew Modine, who played Private JT ‘Joker’ Davis</b><p>I received the script through my mail slot in New York with a letter from Stanley introducing himself: “Hi, my name is Stanley Kubrick. I’ve got …

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Stanley Kubrick Films Ranked, From ‘The Shining’ to ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’

On what would have been the great director's 89th birthday, the IndieWire staff ranks his 13 feature films.<p>Today would have been Stanley Kubrick’s …

‘Eyes Wide Shut’: Why Stanley Kubrick’s Erotic Masterpiece is His Most Immersive Film — Watch

The purpose of Kubrick's style in "Eyes Wide Shut" is to lure the viewer into a dreamlike state. Here's how he achieved it.<p>“Eyes Wide Shut” is …

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He has many trademarks, but what's Stanley Kubrick's approach to cinematic shock?

Stanley Kubrick is widely considered one of the greatest directors of all time. He is known for several trademarks (one-point perspective, slow …

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Watch: Meet Stanley Kubrick's Beloved Cameras

An in-depth look at the many cameras used by legendary director Stanley Kubrick over the course of his career.When Stanley Kubrick was 13 years old, …

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Rare 1-Hour Stanley Kubrick Interview

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'Filmworker': Film Review | Cannes 2017

Stanley Kubrick's assistant for the last 25 years of the director's life is front and center in this intriguing doc.<p>Anyone who has had any contact …

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From Blur To Bowie, 18 Ingenious Music Moments Inspired By Stanley Kubrick Movies

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is image <i>1</i> of 19<p>Stanley Kubrick is the flavour of the month right now – ‘Barry Lyndon’ is set for a BFI …

After Stanley Kubrick

Christiane Kubrick had 42 wonderful years with her husband. But in the decade since his death, she has been beset by tragedy. For the first time, she talks about losing one daughter to cancer, another to Scientology – and why her uncle made films for Goebbels<p>It's Thursday evening and the tiny …

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The Hidden (And Not So Hidden) Messages in Stanley Kubrick's "Eyes Wide Shut" (pt. I)

<i>“Eyes Wide Shut” was promoted as a steamy, suspenseful movie starring the “It” couple of the day: Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. While the actors were</i> …

7 Reasons Why “Dr. Strangelove” Is Still Relevant Today

After the Second World War came to a brutal end, the resulting damage from the global conflict left Europe in shambles and the world became divided …

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Forever and Ever and Ever: Uncanny Doubles in ‘The Shining’

Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 masterpiece is full of doubles, doppelgängers, and alter-egos.<p>Mirrors, ghosts, doppelgängers, reflective surfaces, …

"2001 - Odyssee im Weltall": Essay: Erinnerungen an die Zukunft

Vielleicht ist es mit Filmen nicht anders als mit früheren Geliebten. Wenn man sich zehn, fünfzehn Jahre später über den Weg läuft, gibt es zwei …

Stanley Kubrick’s typography

Ever since the Guardian published an article about the Kubrick archive in 2004 it's become common knowledge that Stanley Kubrick was a Futura fan. …

Typography

Interview: Tony Lawson

Strings pluck, heads nod. The dozens gathered for the chamber concert are “the best people,” as we’ve been assured by the gatekeepers of society. …

Les Génériques de Stanley Kubrick

Filmmagazine<p>Die Vor- und Abspanne von Stanley Kubrick<p>Was verraten uns die Vor- und Abspanne von Stanley Kubrick über seine Filme? Alexandre …

The Producer of The Shining Explains the Reason Behind the Changed Ending

Here's why Stanley Kubrick chose to change Stephen King's ending.<p>Stephen King hasn't exactly been quiet about his hatred for the ending of Stanley Kubrick's movie adaptation of his famous novel, but Kubrick stands by it. Now, over 35 years after the film's debut, producer Jan Harlan is talking …

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immersive replica of ‘2001: a space odyssey’ opens at los angeles art space

at the 14th factory in LA, visitors are surrounded by a full-scale replica of the bedroom from stanley kubrick's 1968 cult sci-fi film.The post …

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'Paths of Glory': Stanley Kubrick's First Step Towards Cinema Immortality • Cinephilia & Beyond

There’s a picture that will always be good, years from now, the great Kirk Douglas told Roger Ebert back in 1969. “I don’t have to wait fifty years …

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Stanley Kubrick stirbt

7. Mär<p>Stanley Kubrick stirbt<p><b>Am 7. März 1999 stirbt der amerikanische Filmemacher Stanley Kubrick im Alter von 70 Jahren in Hertfodshire in …

Kubrick Connections in One Million Years B.C. and Two for the Road; Plus Edge of Seventeen and the Pure Cinema Podcast: Jim Hemphill’s Home Viewing Recommendations

Don Chaffey’s One Million Years B.C. (1966) is probably best remembered for its iconic poster image of scantily clad cavewoman Raquel Welch, but …

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11 Movies That Influenced Stanley Kubrick’s Work

Stanley Kubrick is considered one of the most extraordinary and influential directors of all time, with a filmography of 16 motion pictures that are …

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A Clockwork Orange will Show you Something Different Every Time you See it

My first viewing of <i>A Clockwork Orange</i> 30 years ago left me lost on the message. A hardened criminal receives the opportunity for a quick, …