Three Groundbreaking Movies. One Visionary Movie-maker. This new Stanley Kubrick Collection includes three masterpieces from the great director in stunning all-new digital transfers, restored picture and new digital audio. Titles include: Fear & Desire, Spartacus & Dr Strangelove. Fear & Desire (1953) Considered KubrickGÇÖs first feature film, Fear & Desire is an existential war film that is often compared with Kubrick's PATHS OF GLORY (1957) among three Kubrick films selected for the Library's National Film Registry-and FULL METAL JACKET (1987), FEAR AND DESIRE follows a squad of soldiers who have crash-landed behind enemy lines and must work their way downriver to rejoin their unit. Spartacus (1953) Spartacus, the genre-defining epic from director Stanley Kubrick, is the legendary tale of a bold gladiator (Kirk Douglas) who led a triumphant Roman slave revolt. Filmed in glorious Technicolor, the action-packed spectacle won four Academy Awards including Best Cinematography and Best Art Direction. Featuring a cast of screen legends such as Laurence Olivier, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, Jean Simmons, John Gavin and Tony Curtis Dr Strangelove (1964) Dr Strangelove is still considered 50 years on as a true classic and one of the finest black comedies ever made. Nominated for four Academy Awards-« including Best Picture (1964), Stanley KubrickGÇÖs black comedy about a group of paranoia-inspired, war-happy generals who manage to initiate an GÇ£accidentalGÇ¥ nuclear apocalypse, is horribly frightening, delightfully funny and surprisingly relevant to this day.
Stanley Kubrick: The Blu-Ray Collection