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Cary Fukunaga may direct HBO's Stanley Kubrick scripted Napoleon miniseries

A few years ago we brought you word that Baz Luhrmann was in talks to direct an HBO miniseries based on Stanley Kubrick 's unfilmed screenplay about the life of Napoleon Bonaparte, with Steven Spielberg producing. But last week a retrospective was held for the filmmaker at De Montfort University, and according to Stanley Kubrick and Me author Filippo Ulivieri,...
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Cool Videos: The Unfinished Films of Stanley Kubrick

It was just a few months ago that I decided to stay in my basement for the weekend and watch every Stanley Kubrick movie. We have some harsh winters here in Canada, so don’t judge me. I managed to watch everything from 1960 onward as I figured I had seen PATHS OF GLORY enough times I could just re-watch it my head later. After all was said and done, like a lot of us do when a...
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Baz Luhrmann could direct Stanley Kubrick scripted HBO miniseries Napoleon

Remember the unproduced Napoleon script written by Stanley Kubrick that Steven Spielberg picked up? Not only has the miniseries found a home at HBO, it seems that a certain whimsical director is circling the project. Baz Luhrmann could possibly take the reins on the material. Interesting move. It's still far from any deals though. This was a passion project for...
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Rupert Sanders to helm a "Scarface-style" take on Napoleon

Wait…what did I just type? " Rupert Sanders to helm a "Scarface-style" take on Napoleon". Yep, that's going to be a thing… Sanders, who as you know directed SNOW WHITE & THE HUNTSMAN will helm a "Scarface-style look at the French leader". So, hold on, I'm trying to make sense of this. Napoleon Bonaparte was a power hungry little tyrant, and Scarface was also power hungry....
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Steven Spielberg to bring Stanley Kubrick's Napoleon to life

Once again, Steven Spielberg is bringing another project by Stanley Kubrick to life. The helmer told French TV network, Canal this: "I've been developing a Stanley Kubrick screenplay for a miniseries -- not for a motion picture -- about the life of Napoleon." Another biopic it is! NAPOLEON was a great labor of love for Kubrick who spent much time on it...
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