Directed by Stanley Kubrick, "Lolita" is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film, released on June 13 of 1962 in the USA . James Mason and Shelley Winters are starring, alongside Sue Lyon, Gary Cockrell, Jerry Stovin and Diana Decker.
How did they ever make a movie of Lolita?
Who is the director of "Lolita":
Lolita was directed by Stanley Kubrick, an American director, writer, producer, cinematographer, and actor.
Before making Lolita, Stanley Kubrick had directed Spartacus, released in 1960, Paths of Glory (1957), The Killing (1956), Killer's Kiss (1955), Fear and Desire (1953). Since, he directed Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, released in 1964, 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975), The Shining (1980), and Full Metal Jacket (1987).
When was "Lolita" released:
Lolita was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, June 13, 1962. Also released on Wednesday, June 13, 1962 have been Captain Clegg (dir. Peter Graham Scott), Jack the Giant Killer (dir. Nathan Juran), Merrill's Marauders (dir. Samuel Fuller), and My Geisha (dir. Jack Cardiff). This was fifty-seven (57) years ago.
It has been released on September, 1962 in the United Kingdom; Monday, November 05, 1962 in France; Thursday, June 21, 1962 in Germany; August, 1962 in Italy and on Saturday, September 22, 1962 in Japan.
What is the cast of "Lolita":
At the casting of Lolita we find James Mason, previously seen in Escape from Zahrain (1962) and The Marriage-Go-Round (1961); Shelley Winters (The Young Savages (1961), The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)); Sue Lyon (The Night of the Iguana (1964), 7 Women (1966)) [ more... ]
- Roland Brand and Jerry Stovin, James Dyrenforth have all also be seen in The Revolutionary, released in 1970.
- Peter Sellers and Marianne Stone, James Dyrenforth also appeared in Carlton-Browne of the F.O., released in 1959.
- Marianne Stone and Peter Sellers also worked together in I'm All Right Jack, released in 1959.
What is the Storyline of "Lolita":
Set in the 1950s, the film begins in medias res with a confrontation between two men: one of them, Clare Quilty, drunk and incoherent, plays Chopin's Polonaises Op. 40 on the piano before being shot from behind a portrait of Lolita. The shooter is Humbert Humbert, a 40-something British professor of French literature.
The film then flashes back to events four years earlier. Humbert arrives in Ramsdale, New Hampshire, intending to spend the summer before his professorship begins [...]
No message has yet been posted about Lolita.
Start a Topic
Dennis Quaid to be in The Words
1 message - Dennis Quaid(G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, The Day After TomorrowThe WordsBradley Cooper(The Hangover Part II, Valentine's Day) and Jeremy Irons(Being...
Resources: A.A. Productions Ltd., Anya, Harris-Kubrick Productions, Seven Arts Productions, Transworld Pictures, Wikipedia and contributions from movie fans. Anyone can submit additionnal information and corrections, you can post a message into the forum, or you can contact me by e-mail. Information and materials are submitted by users and thus may not always contain up-to-date and correct information, so do not hesite to report mistakes, and submit corrections.Thank you!. Direct editing is no longer available, sorry.