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A Clockwork Orange Film Review


"A Clockwork Orange" is a Sci - Fi / Crime movie that was written and directed by one of the filmmaking legends, "Stanley Kubrick". The movies was released in 1971 in Canada. Some of Stanley Kubrick's well known movies are "The shining, 2001 : A Space Odyssey, Barry Lyndon, Eyes Wide Shut, Full Metal Jacket, Lolita, Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to stop worrying and Love The Bomb, Spartacus, Paths Of Glory, The Killing, Killer's Kiss, The Seafarers, Fear and Desire, Day Of The Fight, Flying Padre, Omnibus, The Repossession" and many other films.


Alex DeLarge who is an ultra violent young man in futuristic Britain. With all his luck he is arrested and convicted of murder and rape. Alex learns of experimental programme that convicts are programmed to detest violence. If he go through the programme the sentence will be reduced and he knew that he will be back on the streets soon. 

Cinematography, Lighting and Editing

The cinematographer of the movie is "John Alcott" who is an Academy Award winning cinematographer. And he was nominated for many film awards. Some of his well known movies are "Barry Lyndon, No Way Out, 2001 : A Space Odyssey, White Water Summer, Miracles, Baby : Secret of the lost Legend, Greystoke : The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes, Under fire, Triumphs of man called Horse, The Beast Master, Vice Squad, Fort Apache The Bronx, Terror Train, The Shining, Fangio : Una Vita a 300 all'ora, Too Many Chefs, The disappearance, March Or Die, Overlord, Little Malcom and his Struggle against the eunuchs, Othello, Tamahine, The main Attraction, Whistle down The Wind, The singer not the Song, Sacred Waters, North West Frontier" and many other films.

The gripper of the movie is "Tony Cridlin" who is an well known film gripper in the industry. Some of his well known movies are "Cliffhanger, Mission : Impossible, Alien³, The War Bride, Sleepy Hollow, Wandering Eyes, Hamlet, Mr. Destiny, The Krays, Wings of fame, London's Burning, Track 29, Leviathan, Date With an Angel" and many other films.

The editor of the movie is "Bill Butler" who is a well known film editor in the industry. He was nominated for an Academy Award. Some of his best films are "Diamond Zero, Pray For Death, Seven Hours to Judgement, LA Harmony, Magic Man, Chloe, Never Say Macbeth, Stratagem, Waiting For Woody Allen, Fish Burglas, The aura, Shattered Lies, Chameleon, What Matters Most, Not In This Town, The Hunted, Gang In Blue, Deadly Games, Of Love And Shadows, Secret Sins Of The Father, Shogun Warrior, The Magic Balloon, Fatal Charm, Leonardo's Dream, Cutting Class, Walk Like A Man, The Mens Club, Pray For Death, Up The Creek, St.Elsewhere, A little Sex, On The Right Track, How to beat the High Cost of Living" and many other films.

Acting and Casting

The top billed cast of the movie is "Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates, Waren Clarke, John Clive, Adrienne Corri, Carl Duering, Paul Farrell, Clive Francis, Michael Gover, Miriam Karlin, James Marcus, Aubrey Morris" and many other professional actors. The performances of the movie was unique and interesting to watch. And the crew had managed to balance their performances and keep the audience engaged with the movie.

The Casting director of the movie is "James Liggat" and he is well known in the industry as "Jimmy Liggat". He is well known for Casting actors for "The Shining, Barry Lyndon, Lolita, Fury At Smugglers' Bay,  The Hostage, Rheingold Theater, Pool Of London" and many other movies.