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Kubrick, Stanleylocked

(1928–1999)
  • David Parkinson

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Kubrick, Stanley (1928–1999), film director, was born on 26 July 1928 at the Lying-in Hospital, 307 Second Avenue, Manhattan, New York, the son of Jacques Leonard Kubrick (1901–1985), physician, and Gertrude Perveler (1903–1985), who were both of mid-European Jewish extraction. Conscious of the boy's mediocre academic accomplishments, ...

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