Disappointing. Obviously not enough access in depth to people who knew Kubrick. So, early part of book, say, is filled with his activities in school, stuff taken from the... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Richard steingesser
I read tons of biographies, and I'm deeply interested in film. But this has to be the most grating, poorly-constructed book I've ever attempted to finish. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Paul A. Tatara
I've read this book for the first time in the first semester of 1998, when Kubrick was still alive, finishing his latest film, "Eyes Wide Shut". Read morePublished 23 months ago by Paulo E Miranda
Upfront: I'm not an expert, but I've been a fan of Kubrick and his films for decades.
Stanley Kubrick is a remarkable subject but I hate the biographies that fawn over... Read more
Definitely helped my research project on Dr. Strangelove. Would reccomend to anyone studying or researching Kubrick's filmsPublished on April 11, 2009 by A. Novak
Even though, as others have correctly observed below, this biography was written some time before Stanley Kubrick's death, Lobrutto is about as well equipped to write definitively... Read morePublished on January 3, 2007 by John P Bernat
I got this book in 1998 to read a bit about the man before he was to pass away a few years later. For this reason the book is probably a bit dated now and does not cover his Eyes... Read morePublished on October 11, 2005 by OverTheMoon