Late Into the Night

—It’s Futura Extra Bold. It was Stanley’s favorite typeface. It’s sans serif. He liked Helvetica and Univers, too. Clean and elegant.
— Is this the kind of thing you and Kubrick used to discuss?
—God, yes. Sometimes late into the night.

“Citizen Kubrick,” The Guardian, 27 March 2004.

3 responses to “Late Into the Night

  1. hello,

    any idea what font was used for the opening credits of the shining?
    tried helvetica, univers and arial (rounded) … none of these fit perfectly ..

    so long juergen

  2. oh it would be amazing if you could try to find out what font that is … google wasn’t that a big help so far… though it kicked me to this blog … :)



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