A Clockwork Orange…..
Well, droogs, let me tell you that I wasn’t a big fan of this book (or the movie) much to Cam’s disappointment. I’ll start with the distracting slang. 200 more words
In the introduction to A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess says:
“If can only perform good or only perform evil, then he is a clockwork orange—meaning that he has the appearance of an organism lovely with color and juice but only a clock-work toy to be wound up by God or the Devil or (since this is increasingly replacing both) the Almighty State” (Burgess ix). 2,925 more words
One of the most controversial, violent & disturbing films ever made, A Clockwork Orange is a meticulously crafted, ingeniously narrated & brilliantly performed cinema from Stanley Kubrick that presents the demanding perfectionist in sublime form as he blends violence, erotica, humour & classical compositions into one tightly structured & highly gripping sci-fi comedy to offer his biting take on morality, psychology & the importance of free will. 621 more words