Stanley Kubrick was one of the most acclaimed and controversial filmmakers of his generation, but he was also an intensely private man who rarely gave interviews and produced most of his films under a... read more
DVD Release Date: October 23, 2007
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April 10, 2013
Stanley Kubrick is one of cinema's greatest filmmakers and his impact on the medium is like no other filmmaker. This is a brilliant documentary that chronicles the life of Kubrick and it has some incredible interviews. This is a great documentary about a talented filmmaker and if...
March 24, 2012
An outstanding and enlightening glimpse into the life of a notoriously reclusive legend.
November 8, 2011
A fantastic documentary on the life and work of Stanley Kubrick. Although it's 2 1/2 hours long, I still feel like it could have been longer. I would like to have heard more about his personal life, his unused projects and some of the other things that the running time just doesn...
December 3, 2009
A great documentary and one of the most informational about Stanley Kubrick. It has a lot of great interviews from actors/crew he worked with in the past. It also has a lot of information about Kubrick's directing style and research techniques.
June 24, 2009
stanley kubrick, cat lover :) altho it doesn't completely debunk his image as an odd recluse i did learn some interesting things from this, probably the best documentary so far on the publicity shy genius. featuring nice photos and home movies and i never knew about kubrick's ...
October 23, 2007
A really great documentary that any fan of Kubrick's should see. A lot of home movie and behind the scenes footage with plenty of great interviews offer some great insight into the man and his work. My only gripes are that it was a little paint by numbers and that slack-jawed dou...
September 24, 2007
Good documentary, nothing mind blowing but a well done look at the prolific director's life.
August 4, 2007
A top-notch retrospective of Stanley Kubrick films. Narrated by Mr. Tom Cruise himself. Lots of great clips and interviews are included. Quite fascinating and well-made!
July 13, 2008
[font=Century Gothic]After Stanley Kubrick died in 1999, I remember a woman talking about how after seeing "2001: A Space Odyssey," her and her boyrfiend instead of making out like normal teenagers, discussed the film. Can you think of a higher compliment than that?[/font]
June 25, 2009
Any Kubrick fan will enjoy this. Highlights his entire cinema career. Breaks down every film he's made the struggles to make em and the infamous reviews that awaited after every screening.
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