TOP 10 SCREENPLAYS BY STANLEY KUBRICK

Stanley Kubrick Screenplays
A Clockwork Orange Screenplay

1. A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (1971)
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick
Directed by Stanley Kubrick

Uniquely challenging and disturbing subject matter thanks to Anthony Burgess. Kubrick translates literature to the screen with timeless class. Read the script for the demented dialogue and the story that grips and surprises even if you know the book or the film.

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2001: A Space Odyssey Movie Script

2. 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968)
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke
Directed by Stanley Kubrick

The science fiction epic that inspired filmmakers including George Lucas and Steven Spielberg. The script, which Kubrick co-wrote with Arthur C. Clarke, was nominated for the 1968 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay (Kubrick's only nomination for the award).

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Dr. Strangelove Movie Script

3. DR. STRANGELOVE (1964)
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern
Directed by Stanley Kubrick

The outrageous black comedy that shows off the vision of Kubrick and the literary genius of Terry Southern. The script might have been a simple cold war drama, but thank god: "My idea of doing it as a nightmare comedy came in the early weeks of working on the screenplay." - Kubrick

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4. BARRY LYNDON (1975)   Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick

5. THE SHINING (1980)    Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Diane Johnson

6. EYES WIDE SHUT (1999)     Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Frederic Raphael

7. FULL METAL JACKET (1987)    Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Michael Hurr, Gustav Hasford

8. PATHS OF GLORY (1958)     Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Calder Willingham, Jim Thompson

9. THE KILLING (1956)     Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Stanley Kubrick

10. KILLER'S KISS (1955)    Read the screenplay!
Screenplay by Howard Sackler, story by Stanley Kubrick