Kubrick’s Universe - The Stanley Kubrick Podcast

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3 : Dr. Strangelove & Me with Shane Rimmer

 

03 Shane Rimmer : Canadian born actor Shane Rimmer talks to Kubrick's Universe about his time on set shooting Dr. Strangelove with Stanley Kubrick in 1963.

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Shane Rimmer (born 28 May 1929) is a Canadian actor, voice actor and screenwriter, known for providing the voice of Scott Tracy in the British television series Thunderbirds (1965–66).

Rimmer has appeared in many films and television series produced in the United Kingdom, having immigrated to England in the late 1950s, initially performing as a cabaret singer before auditioning for Thunderbirds.

His appearances include roles in films such as Dr. Strangelove (1964), Rollerball (1975), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Gandhi (1982), Out of Africa (1985) and Crusoe (1989). More recently, he has appeared in Spy Game (2001) and Batman Begins (2005).

In the earlier years of his career, Rimmer appeared uncredited in, among other films, You Only Live Twice(1967), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), Star Wars (1977) and Superman 2 (1980). With the exception of cast members playing recurring characters, he has appeared in more James Bond films than any other actor. He also is believed to have provided the voice for the character Hamilton (played by Robert Dix) in Live & Let Die (1973).

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2 : Moonwatcher’s Memoir with Dan Richter

 

02 Dan Richter : In this episode we catch up with actor and mime artist Dan Richter during his cross country journey back to his home in California. A rather enlightening exploration into the making of 2OO1: A Space Odyssey by a man who was there and worked closely and extensively with Stanley Kubrick.

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Dan Richter is best known as Moonwatcher the man-ape in the opening sequence of Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey” which he also choreographed.  Dan has had a long career as a mime, choreographer, actor, director, producer, memoirist, and for two decades a Hollywood executive.  His book “Moonwatcher’s Memoir” is about working on “2001.”  His memoir “The Dream is Over” describes the years he lived and worked with John Lennon and Yoko Ono from 1969 to 1973.

Dan currently lives in Sierra Madre outside of Los Angeles where he has been leading Sierra Club mountaineering trips since 1991 and teaches courses on rock climbing and mountaineering.  Dan is an AMGA Certified Single Pitch Rock Climbing Instructor.

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1 : Reconstructing Strangelove with Mick Broderick

 

01 Mick Broderick : In this, our very first episode, Professor Mick Broderick speaks to Kubrick's Universe about his new book Reconstructing Strangelove.

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Mick Broderick is Associate Professor of Media Analysis in the School of Arts at Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, and also Acting Director of the National Academy of Screen & Sound, which a multi-campus research centre specializing in the production of creative works based on research in media, communication and culture. 

His first book, published in 1988, was “Nuclear Movies: A Critical Analysis and Filmography of International Feature Length Films Dealing With Experimentation, Aliens, Terrorism, Holocaust”.  He has served as editor of three books, “Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and the Nuclear Image in Japanese Film”; “Interrogating Trauma: Collective Suffering in Global Art and Media” and “Trauma, Media, Art: New Perspectives:. 

His current book,“Reconstructing Strangelove: Inside Stanley Kubrick’s ‘nightmare comedy”, which he describes as a “research monograph” is about the movie’s genesis, development, and assumption of its final form, and sets the record straight about much of the lore that and legends that have grown up around the movie.   The Sunday Times title for their review of the book was “Stanley Kubrick’s plan to flee nuclear attack foiled by toilet phobia”.

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Wiki : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr._Strangelove

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The Stanley Kubrick Appreciation Society presents a brand new podcast for 2018. “Kubrick’s Universe : The Stanley Kubrick Podcast”, featuring special guests and Kubrick related events and discussion.

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