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Title:
The cinema of Stanley Kubrick
Author:
Kagan, Norman, 1943-
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Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Continuum, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xiv, 266 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780826412430
Format :
Book

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Central Library PN1998.3.K83 K3 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Stanley Kubrick is one of our most brilliant, innovative and difficult filmmakers. Norman Kagan's analysis cuts a lucid path through those difficulties. He summarizes the plots of each of Kubrick's films, providing a running commentary as he goes along. He moreover lists thematic obsessions that run through all the films he describes, offering an intriguing sense of Kubrick's career as a whole.


Author Notes

Norman Kagan is the author of "The War Film" and other books. He works a a documentary filmmaker and has taught at the New School and elsewhere in the New York City area.


Table of Contents

Andrea Staskowski
Forewordp. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xv
1. Beginningsp. 1
2. Fear and Desirep. 9
3 Killer's Kissp. 21
4. The Killingp. 33
5. Paths of Gloryp. 47
6. Spartacusp. 69
7. Lolitap. 81
8. Dr. Strangelove, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bombp. 111
9. 2001: A Space Odysseyp. 145
10. A Clockwork Orangep. 167
11. Barry Lyndonp. 189
12. The Shiningp. 203
13. Full Metal Jacketp. 217
14. Eyes Wide Shutp. 231
15. Summing Upp. 246
Notesp. 251
Kubrick Filmographyp. 261

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