Martin Scorsese has claimed that there is no such thing as gratuitous violence because violence is such an integral part of the human experience. Over the last 80 years onscreen violence has escalated and changed, censorship laws have been amended, but it is nearly impossible to define exactly what we mean by the act or instance of ‘violence’ . 4,085 more words
Tags » Ultra-violence
I didn’t think I would end up finishing this book.
“There was me, that is Alex, and my three droogs, that is Pete, Georgie, and Dim, Dim being really dim, and we sat in the Korova Milkbar making up our rassoodocks what to do with the evening. 2,255 more words
Here’s an anime you’d have to be crazy to overlook. You’d have to be out of your mind to leave out of your anime viewing. Psycho Pass falls very much in the “Serial Killer / Ultra Violent” genre, but in a setting where crime is extremely rare. 395 more words
Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
★★★★ / ★★★★
Alex (Malcolm McDowell) leads a group of friends (Warren Clarke, James Marcus, Michael Tarn), the four of them collectively known as “droogs,” to commit sociopathic acts of random ultra-violence. 595 more words