Calling Dr. Strangelove: The Anatomy and Influence of the by George Case

By George Case

Stanley Kubrick’s Dr. Strangelove, or How I discovered to forestall caring and Love the Bomb is likely one of the so much celebrated and demanding movies ever made. This booklet lines the movie’s origins as a mystery novel via its evolution right into a devastating black comedy, to its final reception as an undisputed cinema classic.
A wealth of clean aspect is equipped on Dr. Strangelove’s creation, its preliminary reception and its lasting impact. The publication additionally examines the movie in the context of the real-life superpower standoff it satirized and evaluates its position along director Kubrick’s complete catalog of recognized works. Drawn from interviews, biographical learn and huge cultural research, this paintings is an fundamental source for Kubrick fanatics, motion picture buffs and scholars of chilly warfare history.

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