• Not Rated
  • 1962
  • 153 min
  • UK, USA
  • crime, drama, romance

A middle-aged college professor becomes infatuated with a fourteen-year-old nymphet.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Screenwriters: Stanley Kubrick, James B. Harris

Stars: James Mason, Sue Lyon, Shelley Winters

Kubrick's Lolita adapts its seemingly unadaptable source material with a sly comedic touch and a sterling performance by James Mason that transforms the controversial novel into something refreshingly new without sacrificing its essential edge.


  • Stanley Kubrick
    Stanley Kubrick

    Stanley Kubrick (July 26, 1928 - March 7, 1999) was an American film director, writer, producer, and photographer who lived in England during most of the last four decades of his career. Kubrick was noted for the scrupulous care with which he chose his subjects, his slow method of working, the variety of genres he worked in, his technical perfectionism, and his reclusiveness about...

Main Cast


Producer: James B. Harris

Editor: Anthony Harvey

Director Of Photography: Oswald Morris

Original Music Composer: Nelson Riddle


Source: based on the novel by Vladimir Nabokov

Tagline: How did they ever make a movie of ...

Genres: crime, drama, romance

Certificate: Not Rated

Categories: sexual obsession, hotel, loss of loved one, depression, small town, flirt, midlife crisis, eroticism, youngster, lolita, motel, diary, seduction, forbidden love, professor for literature, provocation, fascination, one-sided love, widow, adoptive father, summer camp, secret love


Year: 1962

Runtime: 153 min

Country: UK, USA

Language: English

Color: Black and White

Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1

Sound Mix: Mono