Mark of the Beast?
/10 with 231 votes
When Alex's old droogs find him being beaten by the homeless, look closely at their numbers. Dim is Officer 665 (pretty easy to see) and Pete seems to be Officer 667 (first two digits are hard to verify). Presumably, Alex would have been 666 if he had... more
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Subliminal Illustrations in Clockwork Orange
/10 with 209 votes
In "Clockwork Orange," fast forward to the scene where Alex kills the "filthy old soomka" (the rich lady in the mansion while his droogs wait for him outside) with the big white phallus.
As soon as Alex slams the phallas down onto her head and kills... more
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/10 with 47 votes
Towards the end, when the movie shows flashes of newspaper articles to wind up many of the loose plotlines, one headline pops up discussing the author that tried to kill our humble narrator. Enough of the article can be read that the name of the author... more
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What Is Alex's Surname?
/10 with 39 votes
When Alex goes to prison, he presents himself as "Alexander Delarge", or something similar.
Near the end of the film, various paper's titles are showed: in 3 of them it appears the name "Alex Burgess".
Burgess (Anthony) is the author of the novel... more
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/10 with 123 votes
1.- Watch the movie until Alex is in the record store. 2.- As he walks by the shelves of records, you can see the soundtrack to "2001:A Space Odyssey." 2001, was directed by Stanley Kubrick, who also directed "orange"
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Where's Chapter 21?
/10 with 76 votes
Everyone is familiar with Stanley Kubick's A Clockwork Orange, but few know that the movie did not end like the book did. Kubick left out the last chapter, where "your humble narrator" matures NATURALLY, in his own time.
(more detail in Books/Clockwork... more
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/10 with 4 votes
In the record store the soundtrack to 2001: A Space Odyssey is in the rack when Alex talks to the employee about the album he ordered.