(E–pub/Kindle) Stanley Kubrick's Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made


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are reproduced in correspondence costume studies location scouting photographs research material script drafts andKubrick s final draft is reproduced in its entirety The text book features the complete original treatment essays examining the screenplay in historical and dramatic contexts an essay by Jean Tulard on Napoleon in cinema and a transcript of interviews Kubrick conducted with Oxford professor Felix Markham The culmination of years of research and preparation this uniue publication offers Readers A Chance To Experience a chance to experience creative process of one of cinema s greatest talents as well as a fascinating exploration of the enigmatic Figure That Was Napoleon that was Napoleon Stanley Kubrick's Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never MadeThe Greatest Movie Never Made "Ten books in one tell the fascinating tale of Kubrick s unfilmed masterpiece For years "books in one tell the fascinating tale of Kubrick s unfilmed masterpiece For years fans and film buffs have wondered about the director s mysterious unmade film on Napoleon Bonaparte Slated for production wondered about the director s mysterious unmade film on Napoleon Bonaparte Slated for production following the release of A Space Odyssey Kubrick s Napoleon was to be at once a character study and a sweeping epic replete with grandiose battle scenes featuring thousands of extras To write his original screenplay Kubrick embarked on two years of intensive research with the help of dozens of assistants and an Oxford Napoleon specialist he amassed an unparalleled trove Of Research And Preproduction Material research and preproduction material approximately location scouting photo. Graphs and slides of Napoleonic imagery No was left unturned in Kubrick s nearly obsessive uest to uncover every piece of information history left unturned in Kubrick s nearly obsessive uest to uncover every piece of information history to offer about Napoleon But alas Kubrick s movie was not destined to be the film studios first MGM and then United Artists decided such an undertaking was too risky at a time when historical epics were out of fashion TASCHEN s tribute to this unmade masterpiece makes Kubrick s valiant work on Napoleon available to fans for the first time Based on the original limited edition which featured ten books hidden inside of a carved out reproduction of a Napoleon history book this publication brings all the original elements together in one volume Herein all of the bo. ,