Arts & Entertainment

'Lolita,' 1962

EntertainmentMoviesVladimir NabokovTelevisionPeter SellersNorman MailerStanley Kubrick
For his audacious adaptation of Vladimir Nabokov's novel, Stanley Kubrick chose Peter Sellers to play what could have been a subordinate role -- not Humbert Humbert, the French-lit professor obsessed by the title nymphet (Sue Lyon), but Quilty, the television playwright and minor celebrity... AP Photo/Vintage/Anchor Books