Kubrick Month 2022
Charlotte: “Hum, you just touch me and I... I... I go as limp as a noodle. It scares me.”
Humbert: “Yes, I know the feeling.”
Layered with innuendo and sexually suggestive references to eggs, mayonnaise, and hot-dogs, Lolita has the trademark sense of irony of Kubrick’s later pictures while commenting on love and marriage all at the same time.
This film is made more brilliant because of its cast. Mason plays Humbert with so much…