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Re: Some Sad News



Well, I heard on the radio yesterday that they had released Clockwork in the UK,
but there were too many 'copy-cat' crimes, so they had to withdraw it. I can get
it on video here (I think, I've never actually looked for it)..

Unirabbit, Bold Slayer of Defenseless Horses

Featherstone, Simon wrote:

> Now I might be able to watch that film. We have two problems. The worst
> censorship in the west. Oh, and the fact that Kubrick would not release the
> film in the UK.
>
> Hmmm... reminds me of the puppet episode....
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tracy Parrow [mailto:unirabbit@bigfoot.com]
> Sent: Monday, March 08, 1999 10:43 PM
> To: groop@groo.com
> Subject: Re: Some Sad News
>
> It is sad. All I can say is: "Hal! Open the pod bay doors!"    "I'm sorry
> Dave, I
> can't do that."
>
> Unirabbit, a HUGE Kubrick fan, but was only able to watch a Clockwork Orange
> one
> time because she was so disturbed by it.
>
> GrooJedi@aol.com wrote:
>
> > I have just found out that Stanley Kubrik died in Britain at the age of
> 70.  I
> > read it off of yahoo news.  If you want to read the article go to:
> >
> >
> http://dailynews.yahoo.com/headlines/ts/story.html?s=v/nm/19990307/ts/kubric
> k_
> > 2.html
> >
> > It's a tragedy in my opinion
> >
> > Jacob S.