Category Archives: Stanley Kubrick

The Steadicam And The Shining: Vintage American Cinematographer Article

  Below is a vintage article from the August 1980 issue of American Cinematographer magazine, on the use of Garrett (spelt Gareth in the article) Brown’s invention, the steadicam, still often erroneously credited as a Stanley Kubrick invention, in The Shining. Seen in the maze photograph below operating the rig is Ken Weston, officially the […]

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Staircases To Nowhere: Making Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining

You may recall we previously brought you news of The Elstree Project, an oral history project designed to record, preserve and share the memories of people who have worked at the studios of Elstree and Borehamwood. Well, one of their interview docs, a 55 minute film on the making of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining has been […]

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Exclusive: Matthew Modine On His Full Metal Jacket Diary iPad app, Kubrick, Nolan, and more

  Following our news item on actor Matthew Modine’s Full Metal Jacket Diary iPad app, Mr Modine was kind enough to answer a few follow up questions for Cinetropolis on working with director Stanley Kubrick, how the app came into being, his recent experience working on The Dark Knight Rises, and more. To visit Matthew […]

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Stanley Kubrick’s “Barry Lyndon” Looks Stunning In Newly Cut Trailer For July 29 Re-Release

Stanley Kubrick’s brilliant Barry Lyndon gets a new “lick of paint” as part of the BFI’s re-release July 29…… The post Stanley Kubrick’s “Barry Lyndon” Looks Stunning In Newly Cut Trailer For July 29 Re-Release appeared first on Top 10 Films – Movie Lists, Reviews, Competitions, News & Opinion.

Stanley Kubrick’s “Barry Lyndon” Looks Stunning In Newly Cut Trailer For July 29 Re-Release