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Stanley Kubrick

Know The Score: Max Richter on 2001: A Space Odyssey

By Thomas Hobbs

The British composer discusses how Stanley Kubrick’s use of classical music enhances his 1968 sci-fi epic.

The pull of Pinocchio – How an Italian fairy tale became a pop culture staple

By James Clarke

On the 80th anniversary of Disney’s animation, we look at the different ways this magical fable has been interpreted.

Eyes Wide Shut is returning to cinemas for its 20th anniversary

By Adam Woodward

The re-release of Stanley Kubrick’s final masterpiece will be accompanied by a new documentary short.

Three early Stanley Kubrick scripts have been unearthed

By Charles Bramesco

The draft screenplays, dating from the 1950s, all deal with themes of marital strife.

Full Metal Jacket and the personal horrors of war

By William Carroll

Stanley Kubrick’s thrilling study of the Vietnam War chooses individual narratives over a collective moral message.

Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange adaptation is still the best, but it wasn’t the first

By Katherine Jane Alexander

In 1965 Andy Warhol offered his own bold take on Antony Burgess’ novel.

On Location: The brutalist tower blocks of A Clockwork Orange

By Adam Scovell

Visiting the southeast London estate featured in Stanley Kubrick’s 1971 film makes for a dystopian experience.

Filmworker

By Thomas Hobbs

This documentary provides a fascinating insight into Stanley Kubrick’s world, via his right-hand man, Leon Vitali.

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Check out Stanley Kubrick’s candid photos of 1940s New York City

By Adam Woodward

A new book presents some 300 images from the filmmaker’s archives.

A rare cut of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining is up for auction

By Adam Woodward

Now’s your chance to own a piece of film history – along with Jack Nicholson’s corduroy jacket.

Rare archive materials from Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon

By Little White Lies

Scouting photos and script drafts shed new light on the greatest movie never made.

John Boorman on Kubrick, Connery and the lost Lord of The Rings script

By Matt Thrift

The legendary British director of Deliverance, Excalibur and Zardoz looks back over his extraordinary career.

The rule of war in Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory

By Jeremy Carr

Released 60 years ago, the director’s masterfully coordinated World War One drama remains one of his finest achievements.

Never-before-seen The Shining concept sketches by Saul Bass

By Little White Lies

Check out these ultra rare alternative poster designs, including notes from Stanley Kubrick.

Every Stephen King film adaptation – ranked

By Little White Lies

Our guide to every film version of the great American author’s work, ranked from worst to best.

10 Stephen King adaptations that are well worth your time

By James Morton

From Misery to The Shining, here are our favourite takes on the prolific horror writer’s work.

Discover the paranormal chills of this classic haunted house horror

By Anton Bitel

The Amityville Horror is one of the great ’70s genre films.

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