Search results for "Stanley Kubrick"


Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick (2007)

He is considered by many the greatest film director the medium has ever known. Yet in a 45-year career, Stanley Kubrick's films number only a dozen. That he strove for ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Malcolm McDowell

Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001) RT 85% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Oct 2007

With commentary from Hollywood stars, outtakes from his movies and footage from his youth, this documentary looks at Stanley Kubrick's life and films. Director Jan Harlan, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jan Harlan
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Stanley Kubrick  •  Barbara Kroner  •  Steven Marcus

The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007)

A look at the visual design of the film The Shining (1980).  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Janusz Kaminski  •  Caleb Deschanel  •  Sydney Pollack  •  John Baxter

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) RT 94% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Keir Dullea  •  Douglas Rain  •  Gary Lockwood  •  William Sylvester

Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Madison Eginton  •  Jackie Sawiris

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop. A classic black and white war satire from director ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  George C. Scott  •  Sterling Hayden  •  Slim Pickens

A Clockwork Orange (1971) RT 90% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 1999

The head of a gang of toughs, in an insensitive futuristic society, is conditioned to become physically ill at sex and violence during a prison sentence. When he is released, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Malcolm McDowell  •  Patrick Magee  •  Adrienne Corri  •  Michael Bates

Barry Lyndon (1975) RT 97% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jun 1999

In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British Captain John ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Marisa Berenson  •  Hardy Krüger  •  Diana Körner

Fear and Desire (1953) RT 83% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Dec 2013

A ficticious war in an unidentified country provides the setting for this drama. Four soldiers survive the crash-landing of their plane to find themselves in a forest six ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Frank Silvera  •  Paul Mazursky  •  Kenneth Harp  •  Stephen Coit

Full Metal Jacket (1987) RT 95% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Matthew Modine  •  Adam Baldwin  •  Vincent D'Onofrio  •  R. Lee Ermey




Killer's Kiss (1955)

The film revolves around Davey Gordon (Jamie Smith), a 29 year old welterweight New York boxer in the end of his career, and his relationship with a dancer and her violent ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Frank Silvera  •  Jamie Smith  •  Irene Kane  •  Jerry Jarrett

Lolita (1962) RT 95% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  James Mason  •  Sue Lyon  •  Shelley Winters  •  Peter Sellers

Paths of Glory (1957) RT 94% / Audience 95%

DVD release: May 2001

During World War I, commanding officer General Broulard orders his subordinate, General Mireau, to attack a German trench position, offering a promotion as an incentive. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Ralph Meeker  •  Adolphe Menjou  •  George Macready

Spartacus (1960) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2001

The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Kirk Douglas  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Jean Simmons  •  Charles Laughton

The Killing (1956) RT 97% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The Killing was Stanley Kubrick’s first film with a professional cast and the first time he achieved public recognition as the unconventional director he’s now known for. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Sterling Hayden  •  Coleen Gray  •  Vince Edwards  •  Jay C. Flippen

The Seafarers (1953) RT Audience 18%

DVD release: Dec 2008

Acclaimed director Stanley Kubrick's first film made in color. The documentary focuses on the benefits of membership to the Seafarers International Union.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Don Hollenbeck

The Shining (1980) RT 88% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Shelley Duvall  •  Danny Lloyd  •  Scatman Crothers

Day of the Fight (1951) RT Audience 63%

American short subject documentary film in black-and-white, which is notable as the first picture directed by Stanley Kubrick. Kubrick financed the film himself, and it is ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Vincent Cartier  •  Walter Cartier  •  Nat Fleischer  •  Bobby James

Flying Padre: An RKO-Pathe Screenliner (1951)

Two days in the life of priest Father Fred Stadtmuller whose New Mexico parish is so large he can only spread goodness and light among his flock with the aid of a mono-plane. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kubrick
CAST:  Bob Hite  •  Fred Stadmueller