Stanley Kubrick's Films
Stanley Kubrick's films are considered to be "among the most important contributions to world cinema in the twentieth century",and he is frequently cited as one of the greatest and most influential directors in the history of cinema.Directors, including Martin Scorsese,Steven Spielberg,Wes Anderson,George Lucas,James Cameron,the Coen brothers, Ridley Scott,and George A. Romero, have cited Kubrick as a source of inspiration, and additionally in the case of Spielberg and Scott,collaboration.On Eyes Wide Shut, Steven Spielberg comments that the way Kubrick "tells a story is antithetical to the way we are accustomed to receiving stories" and that "nobody could shoot a picture better in history".Orson Welles, one of Kubrick's greatest personal influences and all-time favorite directors, said that: "Among those whom I would call 'younger generation', Kubrick appears to me to be a giant."Akira Kurosawa, another director Kubrick admired,remarked, "He made many masterpieces".
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