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Kubrick’s Two Most Artistic Films Are Often Underappreciated

A case for what makes this pair Big-K’s triumphs

Image: American Cinematographer magazine

1. A Phantasmagoric Dreamscape

First, let’s talk about why Eyes Wide Shut (1999) didn’t get the recognition it deserves. For one, the world wasn’t ready for such iconic success from Kubrick this late in the game. Audiences were set in…

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James Gordon

James Gordon

MFA in Creative Writing. Writes about movies, mental health, and other topics.