3: How Did They Ever Make a Movie of Lolita? (1962) 🅴


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Well, they didn't. This week, Jamie dives into the backstory to Stanley Kubrick's 1962 adaptation of Lolita, interviews one of the world's foremost Kubrick scholars, examines Vladimir Nabokov's involvement and how the first Lolita, Sue Lyon, was treated on set and in media. [Trigger warning: this podcast contains discussion of child sex abuse, pedophillia and the plot of the story Lolita.] Nabokov's script for Lolita: https://www.openculture.com/2014/06/vladimir-nabokovs-script-for-stanley-kubricks-lolita.html James B. Harris allegations: https://airmail.news/issues/2020-10-24/the-dark-side-of-lolita James Fenwick's Stanley Kubrick Produces: https://www.rutgersuniversitypress.org/stanley-kubrick-produces/9781978814875 Haley Mills and Lolita: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/hayley-mills_b_881441 Chasing Lolita by Graham Vickers: https://www.chicagoreviewpress.com/chasing-lolita-products-9781556526824.php Lucia Wiliams: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Lucia_Williams Lindsay Ellis's "The Whole Plate: Framing Megan Fox": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKyrUMUervU Kubrick on Lolita as a love story: http://www.archiviokubrick.it/english/words/interviews/1962southern.html More Information on the Hays Code: https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=93301189#: Sue Lyon in 1962: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bHz-N6bJ3I Sue Lyon in the 1980s: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOLtXhPYxoM Charlie Chaplin's history of CSA and abuse: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/06/07/chap-j07.html Errol Flynn and child sex abuse: https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2013/09/errol-flynn-toronto-film-festival The poster for Baby Doll, 1956: https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51I-84I48DL._AC_.jpg Carroll Baker interview from 2019: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kristenlopez/2019/12/09/carroll-baker-on-not-being-hollywoods-baby-doll-63-years-later/?sh=2ead498f27d8 Shelley Duvall and Stanley Kubrick: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qRuo1lbEIU Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers