A new memoir published by Kubrick’s personal assistant

Stanley Kubrick and me, an illustrated book by Emilio D’Alessandro and Filippo Ulivieri (Arcade Publishing) is available now.

Source: A Stanley Kubrick tumblr.

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See the line? Jack Nicholson’s face is superimposed onto a vintage 1920s photograph

From A Stanley Kubrick Tumblr:

A test print for the iconic last image from Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining. Jack Nicholson’s face was superimposed on an original photo from the twenties. Emilio D’Alessandro remembers: “These are two of the numerous print samples that Stanley requested to evaluate the result. A slightly darker halation around Jack’s head gives the trick away. Better do it again, right, Stanley?” (more…)