Occult Symbology in the Cinema.
On this occasion we will analyze "Eyes Wide Shut" by the American film director, screenwriter, producer and photographer, nationalized British, Stanley Kubrick. This is an analysis of the occult symbology in Kubrick's latest film and therefore the text contains spoilers.
Kubrick was born in Manhattan, New York on July 26, 1928 and died in St. Albans, United Kingdom, on March 7, 1999. He is considered by many to be one of the most influential filmmakers of the XNUMXth century, both for his technical precision as well as for the remarkable stylization and deep symbolic load of his films.
Among his thirteen films are such classics as Paths of Glory (1957), Spartacus (1960), Lolita (1962), Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975), The Shining (1980), Full Metal Jacket (1987), and Eyes Wide Shut (1999).