Stanley Kubrick

Dalton Trumbo: the Oscar winner who couldn't get his award

Simon Brew Feature Sep 25, 2014

He was one of Hollywood's most prolific screenwriters, yet Dalton Trumbo's political leanings meant he was blacklisted for years...

Douglas Trumbull interview: 2001, Silent Running, the future of cinema

Interview Aug 29, 2014

We talk to legendary filmmaker and effects artist Douglas Trumbull about his remarkable body of work, and his plans for the future...

Films paid for almost entirely by a wealthy(ish) benefactor

Simon Brew Odd List Aug 1, 2014

Without the help of some brave investors, or the pockets of their makers, the following films would never have existed...

The black and white genius of Kubrick and Sellers

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jul 25, 2014

You don't need us to tell you Stanley Kubrick was great at making films. But there's something special about his work with Peter Sellers...

A closer look at Taschen's deluxe book, The Making Of 2001: A Space Odyssey

Ryan Lambie Feature Jun 16, 2014

We went to the launch of Taschen's new book, The Making Of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. The price? £450...

10 mystifying Razzie nominations

Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jan 22, 2014

Like any awards ceremony, the Razzies can sometimes make some bizarre decisions. Here's our pick of 10 mystifying nominations...

Director Peter Hyams: Outland, 2010, Gravity, Kubrick

Ryan Lambie Interview Oct 25, 2013

We interview director Peter Hyams about his films (including Capricorn One, Outland, 2010), plus Spielberg, Kubrick, Van Damme and more...

Robert Watts on producing Star Wars, Indiana Jones and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Oct 8, 2013

We talk to producer Robert Watts about his remarkable career in movies, which includes the Star Wars trilogy, Roger Rabbit and more...

Gravity trailer analysis: explosions in space, Clooney, conspiracy theories

Ryan Lambie Feature May 13, 2013

We delve into the recent first trailer for Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity, to find out what nuggets of information we can discover...

The James Clayton Column: Room 237, The Shining secrets and hidden movie meanings

James Clayton Feature Nov 2, 2012

As the documentary Room 237 unpicks hidden symbols in The Shining, James begins to ponder the messages lurking in other films...

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