Posts Tagged ‘stanley kubrick’

Earthrise Set To Thus Spake Zarathustra

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Apollo 10 video of the earth rising over the surface of the moon set to Richard Strauss’ Thus Spoke Zarathustra, better known as the 2001: A Space Odyssey theme. Found at YouTube from enneadin.

The Films Of Stanley Kubrick

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Martin Woutisseth created this fabulous animated short called Stanley Kubrick: A Filmography. Found at Vimeo from Martin Woutisseth.

Kubrick vs Scorsese Mashup

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

The films of Stanley Kubrick and Martin Scorsese go head-to-head in this mashup.
Found at Vimeo from Leandro Copperfield.

The Shining Mashup

Friday, March 2nd, 2007

This one’s been around for a while but I’m posting it anyway because I like it so much and because it’s such a brilliant editing job. They take the chilling Stanley Kubrick film (based on the Stephen King novel), The Shining, and turn it into heart-warming  family fare:

2001: A Space Odessey Trailer

Tuesday, December 26th, 2006

I’ve never quite got the appeal of but neither did . He felt the same way and then during one viewing, it clicked and he saw the brilliance of the film. Plus, it’s a film. So I’m willing to give it more chances. It sure is a pretty film. Maybe I’ll even .

Singin’ In The Rain Mashups

Saturday, December 2nd, 2006

The song and the dance scene from the from whence it came have become cultural icons. And cultural icons are ripe for parody, satire, and immitation. I found this funny mashup of and at :

Last year, remixed Singin’ In The Rain for the hip hop era in an ad for the :

This is a citizen generated parody with…wait for iiiiiiiit…a twisted punchline at the end from at :

And, of course, there’s the infamous Singin’ In The Rain scene from ‘s . Be forewarned: This scene is not suitable for work or children; it contains violence, sexual content and nudity:

Finally, for comparison, here are the trailer for the 1952 musical upon which all of the foregoing is based, Singin’ In The Rain. The movie stars , and :

And here is the dance scene of Singin’ In The Rain, featuring Gene Kelly: