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Re: Some Sad News
From: Tracy Parrow <email@example.com>
To: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
Date: Tuesday, March 09, 1999 10:34 AM
Subject: Re: Some Sad News
>Well, I heard on the radio yesterday that they had released Clockwork in
>but there were too many 'copy-cat' crimes, so they had to withdraw it. I
>it on video here (I think, I've never actually looked for it)..
Actually, Kubrick withdrew it after he recieved too much criticism. To the
best of my knowledge, there weren't any Alex-inspired crimes.
Kubrick forbade Warner Brothers to release it in Britain during his
lifetime... And thinking of that now makes me want to cry :(
>> Unirabbit, a HUGE Kubrick fan, but was only able to watch a Clockwork
>> time because she was so disturbed by it.
And, believe it or not, the film's actually kinda tame compared to the book.