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Revisit Stanley Kubrick's Greatest Works In This Video Tour Of His Museum Exhibit
Itís pretty astounding these videos donít have tens of thousands more views, given how professional they look. Iíd call it a conspiracy, but I think the documentary Room 237 may have already included it.
Room 237's Latest Poster Hints At Its Twisting Center
While there were scads of remarkable movies at NYFF this year, none was as fun to watch in a crowd as Room 237. Leaping from one man's insistence that the whole film is Kubrick's confession for a historical deception, to other devoted fan's claims The Shining is about the Nazis, or the white man's destruction of the Native Americans, it's easy to get entangled in a group titter.
Letter Reveals Why Kubrick Worried About Offending IBM With 2001: A Space Odyssey
Grateful for their consultations and the contribution of the company's Logo to the film, Kubrick had planned to include IBM in the end credits. But before those were finalized he wanted to be sure this thanks would be welcomed by the company, since the computer at the movie's center is essentially a cold-blooded murderer. So, he asked Roger Caras, the Vice President of Kubrick's production company Polaris Productions, to check into the matter.
The Shining Documentary Room 237 Gets New Trailer
The clip shows very little beyond some positive quotes and that carpet Ö whose pattern plays into one of the bizarre theories floated in the film. The trailerís a bit misleading, however, as it claims to hold the answers to some of the Shiningís deepest mysteries. And Room 237 does not have answers.
Rochester New York Theater To Screen A Rare Uncut Version Of The Shining
If youíre going to be in the Rochester, New York area next month and youíre a fan of horror films, you might want to check out the Dryden Theater. Just in time for Halloween, the theater will be screening a rare uncut version of Stanley Kubrickís The Shining.
A Message From Stanley Kubrick To Projectionists Showing His Films
Letís consider this the final word on how much filmmakers care about the job theater projectionists do with their movies. The following is a letter from Stanley Kubrick, sent to theaters with prints of Barry Lyndon in 1975. The message not only stresses just how much work went into the film...
17 Extra Minutes Of 2001: A Space Odyssey Discovered In Vault
While 17 extra minutes of that film could potentially be mind numbing, it will still be interesting to see what else Kubrick had up his sleeve for 2001. The movie itself could have been executed a bit better
A.M. Awesome: Stanley Kubrick Inspired Art
Not everyone appreciates the odd eccentricities of film virtuoso Stanley Kubrick, but most people can get behind a batch of kick-ass artwork and thatís what Iíve got for you this early morning
Sam Rockwell And Scarlett Johansson To Head Lost Kubrick Film
Since 2006, it is likely that the project has changed hands, and likely more reputable ones (after all, this is a Kubrick script we are talking about here). The whole concept of another film from the great director
Kubrick Faked The Moon Landing And The Shining Proves It
I donít buy into conspiracy theories, especially not conspiracy theories as utterly ridiculous as this one: Stanley Kubrick faked the moon landing and then left clues admitting what heíd done in The Shining. Thatís the premise being put forward
The Origins Of HAL 9000's Singing Revealed
Though it's not a horror movie, Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey still contains some of the scariest stuff I have seen in a film. No, I'm not talking about the giant baby, but rather HAL 9000, the on-board computer system of Spaceship Discovery