Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick was an American director,producer and photographer.He is considered as one of the greatest and most influencial directors of all time. He is best known for movies like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Full Metal Jacket, Dr Strangelove and many more.His film 2001: A Space Odyssey won an academy award for  best special effects in the year 1969. That movie was way ahead it’s time. He created the hilarious 1964 satire Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb out of the serious novel Red Alert which was based on the cold war.He was known for his humongous and insanely expensive sets.

Top must watch Kubrick movies:

1) 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

The Discovery One and its revolutionary super computer seek a mysterious monolith that first appeared at the dawn of man.


Watch it for:

Exceptional visual effects, Stellar performances and a great story

2) Dr Strangelove (1964)

An American Brigadier puts the world on the verge of a nuclear catastrophe, when he deploys a B-52 bomber on the Russians, without informing his superiors.


Watch it for:

Outstanding performance by Peter Sellers,Blackest of black comedies

3) Full Metal Jacket (1987)

During the Vietnam War, under the ruthless command of Hartman, a few recruits face mental breakdowns. After a bizarre event, the soldiers are left to deal with the war’s hellish mayhem.


Watch it for:

Great action,amazing performances by Vincent D’Onofrio and Adam Baldwin



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