Barry Lyndon - The Unworthy Protagonist

Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon tends to polarize audiences; for some, it’s a masterpiece for others a boring slog. In this video essay, Eyebrow Cinema attempts to reconcile both sides by analyzing Barry Lyndon, why he alienates audiences and the power that ultimately comes from Kubrick’s approach to formulating his character.

 

 

 

Eyebrow Cinema

Videos: 22


Heroes


Period Drama


Stanley Kubrick


Barry Lyndon