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Stanley Kubrick and Tom Cruise on the set of Eyes Wide Shut. Photo: Manuel Harlan/Stanley Kubrick Estate

ACMI celebrates the films of the master director.

A comprehensive retrospective of Kubrick's works, presented to coincide with the acclaimed exhibition Stanley Kubrick: Inside the mind of a visionary filmmaker, featuring specially imported 35mm prints and rarely screened early documentaries.

Thursday 5 January - Sunday 29 January 2006

Full $13  Concession $10
Six session pass: Full $60  Concession $48

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rare kubrick shorts

Three rarely screened Stanley Kubrick documentaries.

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killer's kiss

Stanley Kubrick's noir thriller follows a boxer whose life is set adrift when he falls for a dancehall dame.

the killing

A taut crime thriller that centres on an icy ex-con who schemes to rob a horse track.

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paths of glory

Kirk Douglas is magnificent in this agonizing representation of the futility of war, set amongst trenches during WWI.

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Stanley Kubrick's epic abounds with the vibrant spectacle synonymous with his cinema.

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Stanley Kubrick's controversial reworking of Vladimir Nabokov's landmark novel.

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dr. strangelove or: how i learned to stop worrying and love the bomb

Stanley Kubrick's comedy-thriller offers up some of the sharpest satire ever produced about cold war madness.

2001: a space odyssey

Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece is the ultimate journey through inner and outer space, death and rebirth.

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a clockwork orange

Kubrick's anarchic cult classic starring Malcolm McDowell.

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barry lyndon

Kubrick's exquisite foray into period drama is indeed "the saddest of swashbucklers and the most melancholy of bodice-rippers."

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the shining

Jack Nicholson is at his most diabolically bent in Kubrick's chilling adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel.

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full metal jacket

Painstakingly crafted, Stanley Kubrick's second take on the war-movie is a grim and unrelenting vision of war.

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eyes wide shut

Kubrick's final foray into filmmaking weaves the surreal and dreamlike into an undeniably contemporary exploration of the human psyche.

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artificial intelligence: ai

Ultimately brought to the screen by Steven Spielberg, AI offers insight into the much-cherished project that had inspired Kubrick for over 15 years.

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stanley kubrick: a life in pictures

Long time collaborator Jan Harlan encapsulates the stunning life and career of Stanley Kubrick.

Thu 5 Jan - Sun 29 Jan 2006
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