Stanley Kubrick's Odyssey

A chronological list of all the films of Stanley Kubrick, including related films and documentaries.

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1.
Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001 Documentary)
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The career and life of Stanley Kubrick is explored through pictures, clips from his films, his old home movies, comments from his colleagues and a narration by Tom Cruise. (142 mins.)
Director: Jan Harlan
“ "One man writes a novel. One man writes a symphony. It is essential that one man make a film." - Stanley Kubrick. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
2.
Flying Padre (1951 Documentary)
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Two days in the life of priest Father Fred Stadtmuller whose New Mexico parish is so large he can only... (9 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.1 (Documentary). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
3.
Day of the Fight (1951 Documentary)
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After a short study of boxing's history, narrated by newscaster Douglas Edwards, we follow a day in the life of a middleweight Irish boxer named Walter Cartier. (16 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.2 (Documentary).

Trivia: Kubrick makes an uncredited appearance; Man at Ringside with Camera. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
4.
Fear and Desire (1953)
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Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires. (62 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.3 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
5.
The Seafarers (1953 Documentary)
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Stanley Kubrick's first film made in color, lost for over forty years. The documentary extols the benefits of membership to the Seafarers International Union. (29 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.4 (Documentary). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
6.
Killer's Kiss (1955)
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Ready to catch a train to his hometown, a washed up boxer tells us about the strange and twisty events that happened to him the past couple of days. (67 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.5 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
7.
The Killing (1956)
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Crooks plan and execute a daring race-track robbery. (85 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.6 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
8.
Paths of Glory (1957)
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After refusing to attack an enemy position, a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice and their commanding officer must defend them. (88 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.7 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
9.
Spartacus (1960)
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The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic. (197 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.8 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
10.
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
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After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California. (141 mins.)
Director: Marlon Brando
“ Trivia: Kubrick worked for 6 months on 'One-Eyed Jacks', but eventually quit as director, explaining that "(Marlon) Brando wanted to direct the movie." ” - Dr-Faustus
 
11.
Lolita (1962)
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A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet. (153 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.9 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
12.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
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An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop. (95 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.10 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
13.
Inside: 'Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb' (2000 Documentary)
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Documentary on the making of Kubrick's classic film. (46 mins.)
Director: David Naylor
 
14.
The Art of Stanley Kubrick: From Short Films to Strangelove (2000 Documentary)
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A documentary on the making of Stanley Kubrick's classic film 'Dr. Strangelove'. (14 mins.)
Director: David Naylor
 
15.
No Fighting in the War Room or Dr. Strangelove and the Nuclear Threat (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary about the historical context of 'Dr. Strangelove' (30 mins.)
Director: John Scheinfeld
 
16.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
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Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest. (149 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.11 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
17.
The Making of '2001' (1968 Documentary)
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This promotional film for "2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)". (15 mins.)
 
18.
2001: The Making of a Myth (2001 Documentary)
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The geniality of the mythical Kubrick's masterpiece "2001: A Space Odyssey" is explored and debated here by scholars... (43 mins.)
Director: Paul Joyce
 
19.
2001: HAL's Legacy (2001 Documentary)
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How close are we to building a real HAL-9000 computer? (57 mins.)
 
20.
Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 (2007 Documentary)
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Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking 2001: A Space Odyssey opened the door to all the films and filmmakers who followed it... (21 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
21.
Movies That Shook the World (2005 TV Series)
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“ See: Season 1, Episode 4. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
22.
Dark Side of the Moon (2002 TV Movie)
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This hard-hitting mockumentary exposes how Stanley Kubrick faked the 1969 moon landing, with seeming-endorsements from many key players in NASA and the US government. (52 mins.)
Director: William Karel
“ Mockumentary. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
23.
Kubrick's Odyssey: Secrets Hidden in the Films of Stanley Kubrick; Part One: Kubrick and Apollo (2011 Documentary)
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This provocative and insightful film is the first in a series of documentaries that will reveal the... (70 mins.)
Director: Jay Weidner
 
24.
Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001 (2007 Documentary)
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In 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick showed us what the future might look like. How true was his vision... (22 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
25.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.12 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
26.
Great Bolshy Yarblockos! Making 'A Clockwork Orange' (2007 Documentary)
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In this documentary, we follow Stanely Kubrick as he creates one of the most controversial films of all time... (28 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
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28.
Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange (2000 Documentary)
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(44 mins.)
Director: Paul Joyce
 
29.
O Lucky Malcolm! (2006 Documentary)
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Actor Malcolm McDowell talks about his life and career. With interviews featuring his friends, family, directors and co-stars. (86 mins.)
Director: Jan Harlan
 
30.
Barry Lyndon (1975)
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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England. (184 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.13 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
31.
The Shining (1980)
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A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future. (146 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.14 ” - Dr-Faustus
 
32.
Making 'The Shining' (1980 Documentary)
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A look behind the scenes during the making of 'Stanley Kubrick (I)''s The Shining. (35 mins.)
Director: Vivian Kubrick
 
33.
The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007 Documentary)
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A look at the visual design of the film The Shining. (17 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
34.
View from the Overlook: Crafting 'The Shining' (2007 Documentary)
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An overview of the making of, and a look at the continuing popularity of, Stanley Kubrick's _Shining, The (1980)_. (30 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
36.
Room 237 (2012 Documentary)
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An exploration of various interpretations of Stanley Kubrick's horror film, The Shining. (102 mins.)
Director: Rodney Ascher
 
37.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
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A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue. (116 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Film: No.15

Trivia: Kubrick can be heard as the voice of Murphy (uncredited). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
38.
Full Metal Jacket: Between Good and Evil (2007 Documentary)
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Follow Stanley Kubrick as he creates his savage and brilliant Vietnam film, hewing closely to the theme... (31 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
39.
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
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A New York City doctor, who is married to an art curator, pushes himself on a harrowing and dangerous night-long odyssey of sexual and moral discovery after his wife admits that she once almost cheated on him. (159 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Kubrick's Last Film: No.16

Trivia: Kubrick makes an uncredited appearance; Bearded Cafe Patron.

Sadly, on March 7, 1999, 6 days after screening a final cut of 'Eyes Wide Shut' for his family and the stars, Kubrick died in his sleep at the age of 70 from a heart attack. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
40.
Cruise on Kubrick (1999 Documentary)
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(20 mins.)
Director: Paul Joyce
Stars: Tom Cruise
 
41.
Kidman on Kubrick (1999 Documentary)
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(18 mins.)
Director: Paul Joyce
 
42.
Spielberg on Kubrick (1999 Documentary)
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(8 mins.)
Director: Paul Joyce
 
43.
Color Me Kubrick (2005)
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The true story of a man who posed as director Stanley Kubrick during the production of Kubrick's last film, Eyes Wide Shut, despite knowing very little about his work and looking nothing like him. (86 mins.)
Director: Brian Cook
 
44.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
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A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother. (146 mins.)
“ Trivia: Stanley Kubrick worked on the A.I. project for 12 years before his death, but along the way decided to let Steven Spielberg direct, saying it was "closer to his sensibilities." The two collaborated for years, resulting in Kubrick giving Spielberg a complete treatment and lots of conceptual art for the film prior to his death.

A dedication; "For Stanley Kubrick", appears after the film's end credits. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
45.
Lost Kubrick: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick (2007 Documentary)
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He is considered by many the greatest film director the medium has ever known. Yet in a 45-year career... (20 mins.)
Director: Gary Leva
 
46.
Stanley Kubrick's Boxes (2008 Documentary)
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A few years after his death, the widow of Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) asks Jon Ronson to look through... (48 mins.)
Director: Jon Ronson
 
47.
Kubrick (2008 Short Film)
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Explores the close connections that audiences have made with the legendary film-maker by watching his films. It draws attention to Kubrick's art of mastering visual aesthetics and dealing with thought-provoking themes. (3 mins.)
 
48.
Stanley Kubrick in Focus (2012 Short Film)
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(29 mins.)
 
49.
S Is for Stanley (2015 Documentary)
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S Is For Stanley is the story of Emilio D'Alessandro, Stanley Kubrick's personal driver. A Friendship that lasted through 30 years of their lives... (78 mins.)
Director: Alex Infascelli
 
50.
Kubrick Remembered (2014 Documentary)
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Kubrick Remembered is one of the supplementary bonus documentaries included in Stanley Kubrick: The Masterpiece Collection... (84 mins.)
Director: Gary Khammar
“ Stanley Kubrick portrayed in:

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004) by Stanley Tucci.

The Last of Robin Hood (2013) by Max Casella.
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One of Stanley Kubrick's favorite Oscar Wilde quotations:

"The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young." ” - Dr-Faustus