Lolita 1962

views updated

Lolita ★★★ 1962

A middle-aged professor is consumed by his lust for a teen age nymphet in this strange film considered daring in its time. Based on Vladimir Nabokov's novel. Watch for Winters' terrific portrayal as Lolita's sexstarved mother. 152m/B VHS, DVD . GB James Mason, Shelley Winters, Peter Sellers, Sue Lyon, Gary Cockrell, Jerry Stovin, Diana Decker, Lois Maxwell, Cec Linder, Bill Greene, Shirley Douglas, Marianne Stone, Marion Mathie, James Dyrenforth, C. Denier Warren, Terence (Terry) Kilburn, John Harrison; D: Stanley Kubrick; W: Vladimir Nabokov; C: Oswald Morris; M: Nelson Riddle.

About this article

Lolita 1962

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article Share Article