A CLOCKWORK ORANGE – Review by Don Daniels [Sight and Sound]

2017-08-21T15:21:59-07:00 August 21st, 2017|Categories: CINEMA, STANLEY KUBRICK|Tags: , , , |

by Don Daniels Stanley Kubrick's films seem to provoke the kind of mindless praise and attack that is called 'controversy' these days. In the case of A Clockwork Orange, the responses have ranged from 'brilliant' to 'boring', with special attention to the film's depictions of violence. If the viewer responds [...]

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (1972) – Review by Richard Schickel

2017-08-11T15:28:44-07:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: CINEMA, STANLEY KUBRICK|Tags: , , , |

Future shlock by Richard Schickel For a director like Stanley Kubrick, a novel like Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange must have seemed an irresistible challenge. Kubrick is essentially a daring imagist, yet he has twice before been tempted by projects that pose powerful problems of language for the film maker. [...]

ARANCIA MECCANICA (1972) – Recensione di Pietro Bianchi

2017-08-01T23:18:10-07:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: CINEMA, STANLEY KUBRICK|Tags: , , , |

di Pietro Bianchi È difficile dire quale fosse la precisa intenzione del regista Stanley Kubrick quando decise di fare un film, Arancia meccanica, dal romanzo di Anthony Burgess dallo stesso titolo. Per Burgess non ci sono dubbi. Cattolico, avendo sfiorato la morte per una grave malattia, desiderava mostrare i pericoli [...]