Sometime after the success of 2001: A Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick expressed interest in making a movie about Napoleon Bonaparte.
The film would talk about the life and legacy of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Why It Was Cancelled
- The full cancellation reasons are unknown, but one reason it was cancelled was because Stanley Kubrick died in 1999.
- The Stanley Kubrick version was permanently cancelled.
- In 2016, HBO announced producing a miniseries about Napoleon based on Stanley Kubrick's screenplay and have Cary Fukunaga at the helm as director.