Tag Archives: Stanley Kubrick

  • ‘Burning Secret': Lost Stanley Kubrick Screenplay Found

    ‘Burning Secret': Lost Stanley Kubrick Screenplay Found

    Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick is one of those artists at a level of fame and notoriety where even the marginalia of his body of work is worthy of study. But a full blown lost screenplay by Kubrick is on another level entirely, and that’s the recent discovery by a Bangor University professor who has revealed a copy […]

  • ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    There’s a re-release of 2001: A Space Odyssey coming out soon, which means it might be a good time for you to bone up on Stanley Kubrick if you’re not already familiar with his work. There’s no better way to do that than to just watch his movies, but a new book focuses on his profession before […]

  • ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Getting 70mm Re-Release (Trailer)

    ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Getting 70mm Re-Release (Trailer)

    This year, 2001: A Space Odyssey is probably one of the coolest things that’s turning 50 years old. To celebrate, Warner Bros. is putting the film back out in theaters, in newly struck 70mm prints made from the film’s original camera negative, and a bunch of other filmspeak that essentially boils down to: “It will look nice.” […]

  • ‘Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made’

    ‘Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made’

    Everybody has a favorite movie, but it takes a truly cultured mind to have a favorite movie that doesn’t exist. It might be the Wachowskis‘ Plastic Man movie. It might be George A. Romero’s Resident Evil. Or it might be the movie that serves as the subject of the new Taschen book release: Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never […]

  • ‘Kubrick In Color’ Explores Director’s Palette (Video)

    ‘Kubrick In Color’ Explores Director’s Palette (Video)

    When most people think of director Stanley Kubrick (The Shining, Full Metal Jacket), if indeed they think of him at all, they probably visualize one of his perfectly composed shots without giving much conscious thought to the colors inside them. But Marc Anthony Figueras has a new short video out that takes a chromatic view […]

  • ‘Following Kubrick’ Highlights Director’s Tracking Shots (Video)

    ‘Following Kubrick’ Highlights Director’s Tracking Shots (Video)

    There are a few visual signatures that director Stanley Kubrick was known for, and that even non-movie-freaks might recognize if they’ve ever watched his most popular movies like 2001: A Space Odyssey or Eyes Wide Shut. One of these is the tracking shot, which Kubrick loved particularly in long hallways with the subject located dead […]