Films and the critics who hate them (743 movies items)
"Kubrick is after a cool, sunlit vision of hell, born in the bosom of the nuclear family, but his imagery -- with its compulsive symmetry and brightness -- is too banal to sustain interest, while the incredibly slack narrative line forestalls suspense.
- Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader
I fear all work and no play has made Stanley a dull boy.
- Eleanor Ringel Gillespie, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Kubrick's unbalanced approach (over-emphasis on production values) results in soulless cardboard cutou"