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Mondo is Releasing a New Clockwork Orange Poster Tomorrow.

Mondo Releasing New A Clockwork Orange Poster Tomorrow

Mondo is teaming with artist Wylie Beckert for the first time for a new pair of posters for the Stanley Kubrick classic A Clockwork Orange Two versions of the very cool poster will be available The first featuring orange accents will be limited to 175 pieces and will cost $50 The variant poster is more[...]

The Shining

'The Shining' Returns to Theaters For Two Nights In May/June

Fathom Events is holding screenings of the Stanley Kubrick classic on May 31st and June 3rd to celebrate the film's 40th anniversary As part of the screening there will be bonus TCM insights I personally really hope that this does happen I am a big Shining fan, and I have never been fortunate enough to[...]

Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas, Actor & Hollywood Icon, Passes Away, Age 103

The second was for MGM’s The Bold and the Beautiful (1952), and last was for MGM’s Lust for Life (1956). "Spartacus" Douglas’ most famous role was in the 1960 Stanley Kubrick film Spartacus, which won four Oscars The most iconic scene in the film was when Romans asked who among slaves was Spartacus[...]

“Doctor Sleep” is a Cover Band Sequel to “The Shining” [Review]

"Doctor Sleep" is a Cover Band Sequel to "The Shining" [Review]

He’s a massive King fan and meticulous, serious and thoughtful filmmaker. reportedly disliked the Stanley Kubrick adaptation of The Shining but fully endorses this adaptation of Doctor Sleep Kubrick pared the story down to a cold, abstract, clinical, utterly unsentimental look at a man’s disintegration into murderous rage[...]

“Shining” Actor Danny Lloyd Talks “Doctor Sleep” Trailer, Shelly Duvall

"Shining" Actor Danny Lloyd Talks "Doctor Sleep" Trailer, Shelly Duvall

Danny Lloyd, the original actor who played Danny Torrance in the Stanley Kubrick-directed The Shining, said he was surprised by the latest trailer for Doctor Sleep.The former child actor co-starred with Jack Nicholson and Shelly Duvall, who played his parents Jack and Wendy, respectively, in the 1980 horror film adapted from the Stephen King novel[...]

Stanley Kubrick's Classic of Horror, 'The Shining' is Getting a Full 4K Remaster

Stanley Kubrick's Horror Classic 'The Shining' Getting a Full 4K Remaster

Home Entertainment will be delivering an early Halloween present to fans of Stephen King and Stanley Kubrick when The Shining releases this fall.The transfer was overseen by Steven Spielberg and Stanley Kubrick's former personal assistant (and subject of the documentary, 'Filmmaker'), Leon Vitali With their working closely with Warner Bros during the mastering workflow, it'll[...]

Stanley Kubrick Concert Hosted by Malcolm McDowell Happening THIS WEEKEND

We are a little upset we didn't know about this BRILLIANT concert happening this weekend in Los Angeles, CA at the Disney Concert Hall- Malcolm McDowell is hosting three nights of the scores of Stanley Kubrick's films.HOW PERFECT IS THAT?!McDowell, of course, starred in Kubrick's adaptation of A Clockwork Orange as Alex DeLarge, Droog extraordinaire[...]

At The Overlook Hotel, All Work and No Honey Makes Bear a Dull Cub

[caption id="attachment_908032" align="aligncenter" width="486"] The Stanley Hotel[/caption]In what might end up being one of the best viral marketing campaigns ever for Hulu's Castle Rock (then again...), the staff at The Stanley Hotel -- the visual inspiration for director Stanley Kubrick's 1980 horror film adaptation of Stephen King's 1977 novel and the filming location for the[...]

Mondo 2001 A Space Odyssey Poster

2001: A Space Odyssey Gets 2 New Limited Mondo Posters Today

2001: A Space Odyssey is getting two new posters from Mondo, with both for sale today. As always, the posters are dropped at a random time. The striking posters are by artist Greg Ruth. Check them out below and also Ruth's comments about their creation! "2001 is a tricky film to go for, not because […]

Toy Story 4: 'Black List' Scribe Stephany Folsom to Script Film

The script tells the story of a publicist in an alternate timeline who convinces filmmaker Stanley Kubrick to work with NASA in order to fake the moon landing Folsom was also one of the writers of Thor: Ragnarok, but was denied credit by the Writers Guild of America (WGA).The road to this announcement has been[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 7

What about you Maddie Ricchiuto? We've mentioned I don't like the Sims right? Also, why would anyone want a golf video game? It's beyond me. [gallery columns="4" ids="620199,620198,620197,620200"] Today in Bleeding Cool history, in 2011 two very interesting (and funny) Spider-Man related stories were run: as Rich Johnston reported on Spider-Man movies licence woes, and Jim Shooter detailed[...]

A 1975 Letter Reveals Stanley Kubrick's Advice To Theaters Showing Barry Lyndon

It's no secret that director Stanley Kubrick was meticulous and precise in his work But the level of care he put into his pictures was staggering and, on occasion, quite charming.Take, for instance, this letter he sent to theater projectionists screening Barry Lyndon in 1975 While offering precise details about how to present the film,[...]

Vivian Kubrick Addresses Old Legend About Her Father Faking The Moon Landing

For some time, legendary director Stanley Kubrick has been connected to a conspiracy theory about faking the first American moon landings In the odd documentary Room 237, one close watcher of The Shinning is convinced the director is apologizing for his involvement in the hoax with blink-and-you'll-miss-them clues embedded in the film.And it seems the[...]

Glimpse Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon In New Trailer

Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon is a beautiful film Staggering, even Wanting to mimic period light sources, Kubrick discovered an outdated model of camera and a (then) high-tech modern lens would allow him to capture the precious little light put put by candles for his nighttime scenes But that's just one example of the care he[...]

A Video Examination Of Stanley Kubrick's Use Of Color

Vimeo user Marc Anthony Figueras assembled an interesting video examining the director Stanley Kubrick's use of color in his feature films Starting as a black & white photographer for Look Magazine, Kubrick's first few films continued the trend, but after replacing Anthony Mann on Spartacus, he made the switch to color and never looked back[...]

The Hotel That Inspired The Shining To Open A Horror Film Center

According to a press release spotted by The Criterion Collection website, the Stanley Hotel intends to build "the world's first horror themed museum, film archive and film production studio." The project has applied for a state credit to build the facility, to be called The Stanley Film Center. The hotel, in Estes Park, Colorado, is […]

Guillermo Del Toro And Christopher Nolan Discuss Ghosts, UFOs And Crimson Peak

These often featured Vincent Price and saw the heroine uncovering the secrets buried in his home.The pair also discussed the influence of Alfred Hitchcock and Stanley Kubrick's version of The Shining Del Toro also admits to having experiences with both ghosts and UFOs "It's not about belief, I'm Mexican," he joked Of his ghost experience,[...]