Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run by Charlotte Haze, he soon becomes obsessed with Lolita, the woman's teenaged daughter.

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  1. Stanley Kubrick

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James B. Harris


  3. Vladimir Nabokov


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  1. James Mason

    James Mason

    Humbert Humbert

  2. Sue Lyon

    Sue Lyon

    Dolores „Lolita“ Haze

  3. Shelley Winters

    Shelley Winters

    Charlotte Haze

  4. Peter Sellers

    Peter Sellers

    Clare Quilty

  5. Lois Maxwell

    Lois Maxwell

    Nurse Mary Lore

  6. JH

    John Harrison


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 33m

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $9,250,000.00

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Release Information

  • June 13, 1962
    R, Theatrical



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