A Clockwork Orange

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A Clockwork Orange at 50: Stanley Kubrick’s biggest, boldest provocation
The controversial 1971 adaptation of Anthony Burgess’s button-pushing novel remains both utterly repellent and utterly compelling

Scott Tobias

19, Dec, 2021 @7:03 AM

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Diane Lane's teenage obsessions: 'I'm still scarred by A Clockwork Orange'
With the release of her new film Let Him Go, the actor recalls the sex and violence of 70s movies, doing the hustle to Troglodyte and falling in love with John Travolta’s cool desperation

As told to Rich Pelley

04, Dec, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Malcolm McDowell: 'I have no memory of doing most of my films'
He was once the embodiment of youthful rage and rebellion. Now, the Clockwork Orange star is reconciled to a life of golf, gangster flicks and the odd glimpse of genius

Xan Brooks

17, Jul, 2020 @5:00 AM

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The Clockwork Condition: lost sequel to A Clockwork Orange discovered
Unfinished manuscript found among Anthony Burgess’s papers was described by the author as ‘a major philosophical statement on the contemporary human condition’

Alison Flood

25, Apr, 2019 @9:13 AM

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What to see this week in the UK
From Pet Sematary to Edvard Munch, here’s our pick of the best films, concerts, exhibitions, theatre and dance over the next seven days

Andrew Pulver, Michael Cragg, John Fordham, Jonathan Jones, Miriam Gillinson and Lyndsey Winship

05, Apr, 2019 @8:00 AM

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A Clockwork Orange review – Kubrick's sensationally scabrous thesis on violence
This outlandish tale of dystopian delinquency remains deeply thought-provoking – but is not without troublesome elements

Peter Bradshaw

05, Apr, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Stanley Kubrick's best films – ranked!
From 1951’s Day of the Fight to his final film, Eyes Wide Shut, in 1999, we order the director’s work as A Clockwork Orange is re-released

Andrew Pulver

04, Apr, 2019 @12:06 PM

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How we made A Clockwork Orange – by Malcolm McDowell
‘The eyelid clamps kept slipping off and scratching my corneas. I was in so much pain I was banging my head against a wall’

Interviews by Phil Hoad

02, Apr, 2019 @5:00 AM

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‘Festival of Stanley’: touring Kubrick exhibition heads to UK
London to host 2019 tribute to film-maker behind The Shining and A Clockwork Orange

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

04, Oct, 2018 @4:00 PM

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The Incredibles 2’s Screenslaver: the most controversial film villain ever?
The evils of screens and high-tech mind control are fought off in Pixar’s latest. But the rest of cinema doesn’t want to know

Steve Rose

02, Jul, 2018 @8:59 AM

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Kupet a domy: Anthony Burgess’s Clockwork Orange house for sale
The Etchingham home where the author wrote his nightmarish vision of youth in revolt, and created Nadsat slang, is on the market

Dalya Alberge

01, Jul, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Lost Anthony Burgess essays reveal his hidden inspirations
Previously unseen work by the Clockwork Orange novelist and journalist discusses censorship, Hemingway and Fritz Lang’s Metropolis

Dalya Alberge

21, Apr, 2018 @11:05 PM

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