Paths of Glory ( Paths of Glory 1 ) is a war movie American during the First World War of Stanley Kubrick , in black and white , released in 1957 , based on the eponymous book by Humphrey Cobb appeared in 1935 .
Barry Lyndon is an Anglo – American historical film written and directed by Stanley Kubrick and released in 1975 . It is adapted from the picaresque novel , Memoirs of Barry Lyndon , William Makepeace Thackeray 1 .
With the lead roles including Ryan O’Neal and Marisa Berenson , the film depicts the fate of a young intriguing Irish penniless in the sumptuous English society of the xviii th century , its social ascent full of audacity and wickedness 2 After marrying a lady who will bring him a considerable fortune and give him a son, to his decay.
Spartacus is an American film of Stanley Kubrick released in 1960 , adapted from the novel by Howard Fast .