Former staff photographer for Look Magazine.
3 Biographical Movies
30 Print Biographies
2 Magazine Cover Photos
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Did You Know?
To make a film entirely by yourself, which initially I did, you may not have to know very much about anything else, but you must know about photography.
According to Kirk Douglas
, Kubrick allegedly wanted to take credit for the
screenplay that was primarily written by Dalton Trumbo
. Trumbo, who was blacklisted at the time, originally was going to use the alias Sam Jackson. During the production of the film, Otto Preminger
announced he had hired Trumbo to write the screenplay for
One of his signature shots was "The Glare" - a character's emotional meltdown is depicted by a close-up shot of the actor with his head tilted slightly down, but with his eyes looking up - usually directly into the camera. Examples are the opening shot of Alex in
A Clockwork Orange
, Jack slowly losing it in
, Pvt. Pyle going mad in _full Metal Jacket_ and Tom Cruise
's paranoid thoughts inside the taxicab in
Eyes Wide Shut
. Even HAL-9000 has "The Glare" in
2001: A Space Odyssey