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Video: The Unstoppable Legacy of Stanley Kubrick

By at October 26, 2014 | 9:54 am | 0 Comment

Video: The Unstoppable Legacy of Stanley Kubrick

The number of film directors whose work not only transcends their lifetime, but also becomes enmeshed in the cultural fabric, is small. Like count-'em-on-one-hand small. Alfred Hitchcock, of course. And a good deal of Steven Spielberg's work will certainly be referenced and remembered by the general public long after he's gone. But the films of Stanley Kubrick seem to more...

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Grace in Space: GRAVITY Film Review

By at November 5, 2013 | 10:47 pm | 1 Comments

Grace in Space: GRAVITY Film Review

4.5 / 5 stars In the first week or so that Gravity took over U.S. movie screens, an unusually broad range of moviegoers and critics compared Alfonso Cuar├│n's space survival tale to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. It sounded like an incredibly lazy assessment. Aligning two films that convey the feeling of traveling beyond the atmosphere is painfully obvious, more...

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New THE MASTER Movie Poster Based on Secret Screening Poster Design

By at September 18, 2012 | 10:52 pm | 0 Comment

New THE MASTER Movie Poster Based on Secret Screening Poster Design

One of the more savvy marketing moves that Paul Thomas Anderson has either come up with, or agreed to, for his new, super-acclaimed drama The Master, has been the idea of the secret screening. There was one that followed a showing of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining in early August in Santa Monica. And there was a San Francisco screening (more of a surprise than a "secret") more...

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Creating a Film’s Visual Fingerprint: Cinemetrics Examines Kubrick, Anderson

By at June 29, 2012 | 11:23 pm | 0 Comment

Creating a Film’s Visual Fingerprint: Cinemetrics Examines Kubrick, Anderson

Too often, the depth and intricacies of a film's production design can be overlooked. Combine design with directing and editing approaches, and you get color palette, movement, energy. And thanks to German visual communication artist, Frederic Brodbeck, it can all be displayed in a single dynamic sphere. The folks at Miramax turned us on to Brodbeck's ingenious more...

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