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A Clockwork Orange

CastMalcolm McDowell, James Marcus, Warren Clarke, Michael Tarn, Patrick Magee, Adrienne Corri, Michael Bates, Paul Farrell, Miriam Karlin
Year released1971
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Thug Alex: “The Korova Milk Bar sold milk plus. Milk plus vellocet or synthemesc or drencrom, which is what we were drinking.” (0:01)

Alex: “One thing I could never stand was to see a filthy, dirty old drunkie howling away...” (0:02)

Alex’s "Mum": “I’d taken me sleepers.” (0:21)

Mr. Deltoid tells Alex, “I hope to God it’ll torture you to madness.” (0:46)

Chief prison guard Barnes asks Alex, “Have you ever had any mental illness?”
”Have you ever had any attacks of fainting or dizziness?” 
”Are you now or have you ever been a homosexual?” (0:52) 

Prison chaplain: “A lot of idiots you are.” (0:53)

Alex tells the chaplain, “It’s... about this new treatment that gets you out of prison in no time at all...”
”How about putting me in for this new treatment, Father?” (0:58) 

The prison governor tells Alex, “It says that you are willing to have the residue of your sentence commuted to submission to the Ludovico treatment.” (1:07)

Alex asks Dr. Branom, “Gonna send me to sleep.”
”What exactly is the treatment here going to be then?” (1:10)

Alex, restrained: “I was bound up in a strait jacket... It seemed a bit crazy to me...” (1:11)

Dr. Brodsky: “Very soon now the drug will cause the subject to experience a deathlike paralysis together with deep feelings of terror and helplessness.” Aversive conditioning. (1:14)

Minister of the Interior Frederick, referring to Alex: “He comes... undrugged, unhypnotized.” (1:20)

Frank speaks into the phone: “Proposing debilitating and will-sapping techniques of conditioning.” (1:47)

Frank’s woman conspirator tells Alex, “The newspapers mentioned that in addition to your being conditioned against acts of sex and violence you’ve inadvertently been conditioned against music.”
”Do you still feel suicidal?” (1:55)

Alex: aversive response to Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. (1:58)

Alex beats his head against the floor: “Suddenly I viddied [saw] what I had to do and what I had wanted to do, and that was to do myself in.” He jumps from a window but survives. (2:00)

Newspaper headlines: “Boy Attempts Suicide”
”Alex driven to suicide by scientists” (2:02)

Alex’s father tells him, “It said how the government drove you to try and do yourself in.” (2:03)

Dr. Taylor tells Alex, “I’m your psychiatrist.”
Alex: “Psychiatrist.”
Taylor: “Patients who’ve sustained the kind of injuries you have often have dreams of this sort. It’s all part of the recovery process.”
She administers a projective test.
Taylor: “But you seem well on the way to making a complete recovery.” (2:04)

Frederick tells Alex, referring to Frank, “He’s been mad with desire to stick a knife into you.” (2:09)

Reference in Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead

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