This is BX @ Boxden.com


A Clockwork Orange remake (trailer)


 A Clockwork Orange remake (trailer)
topic by bigscore - 03-21-2013, 06:17 PM - Boxden > The TV and Movie Spot




^^^^
Original 1971 poster

It would seem that Florian Frerichs‘ Alex is something of a tribute to Stanley Kubrick‘s film of A Clockwork Orange, a follow up that’s not really a sequel. Here’s the official blurb, with thanks to Quiet Earth for the heads up:

"In the near future the society of a megalopolis is divided into two fractions: on one side a super-rich minority, led by the ruthless dictator Lucius (Werner Daehn), living a life of debauchery and decadence. On the other side the vast majority, dwelling in different degrees of nearly unbearable poverty.

When the young Frederick (Nikolai Kinski) comes in possession of the partial copy of a long forbidden Stanley Kubrick movie, it sparks a growing movement amongst the city’s formerly aimless youths, developing fast into serious opposition to the ruling system, which retaliates with rapidly increasing brutality. Frederick becomes Alex, his friends the new droogs. But are they even aware of the consequences of their actions?

Nikolai Kinski is the son of Klaus Kinski. I’m sure that alone was enough to get him an audition at least.

I think it’s interesting to note that the character of Frederick only gets a hold of a “partial copy” of the film. On the one hand, this might suggest that his interpretation is based on only seeing a section of the film, which could lead to an implication that the ‘part film’ transforms Frederick – a psychologically flimsy position. I do hope there’s not a sequence where he’s ‘cured’ by being show the remainder…"

But do note that Kubrick based his film on only the incomplete US version of Anthony Burgess’ novel, missing the redemptive final chapter that the director later called “inconsistent” and “unconvincing.” This might have something more to do with it.








Latest Movies Hot Topics »   share this topic »   Share this on Twitter Share this on Facebook

16 comments for "A Clockwork Orange remake (trailer)"


 03-21-2013, 10:12 PMaway - #2
TheChief 13 heat pts13

  d 
space
$2,740 | 19879594
 03-21-2013, 10:15 PMaway - #3
Marlo Stanfield 57 heat pts57

  d 
space
$2,011 | POWERFUL
Nooo! That #### is a classic. smfh
 03-21-2013, 10:18 PMaway - #4
Michael 1987 636 heat pts636

  d 
space
$58,578 | POWERFUL



Why couldn't they let Stanley live instead of k!lling him?
 03-21-2013, 11:28 PMaway - #5
strahan2004 35 heat pts35

  d 
space
$4,432 | POWERFUL
How do they dare ? #### is a masterpiece, and i'm not even a fan of this movie...
 03-22-2013, 01:49 AMaway - #6
PeteyRoll 

  d 
space
$615 | 2780633
what the #### kinda ####ery is this!!
 03-22-2013, 09:27 AMaway - #7
Rated_R_CEO 

  d 
space
$1,466 | 4176221
Who cares.... A Clockwork Orange was a #### movie, a #### book and massively over rated.... so remake it and it'll be just as ####ty as the original....
 03-22-2013, 09:48 AMaway - #8
TheT 20 heat pts20

  d 
space
$13,599 | POWERFUL
 03-22-2013, 10:24 AMaway - #9
BRonin357 1 heat pts

  d 
space
$4,282 | 16464246
Never seen the first save for a trailer so I know the premise and what not, but after seeing this trailer I wouldn't mind looking at the original and then this!
 03-22-2013, 12:18 PMaway - #10
TheCityOnMyMind 87 heat pts87

  d 
space
$5,860 | POWERFUL
 03-22-2013, 05:57 PMaway - #11
Crookz 12 heat pts12

  d 
space
$10,998 | POWERFUL
Noooooo! Not the movie that changed my life

On a side note I ain't know that was the original poster. Had that back on my wall in HS. I'm about to go find it in my closet when I get a chance
 03-22-2013, 10:36 PMaway - #12
DJ Idol 4 heat pts

  d 
space
$3,092 | 8743767
Horrible idea.

But, I'll probably still watch it. My favorite book and one of my favorite movies of all time. ####'s just a ####ing classic.
 03-22-2013, 11:42 PMaway - #13
marcchrome 28 heat pts28

  d 
space
$9,252 | POWERFUL
Originally Posted by BRonin357
seen the first one many times so I know the premise but after seeing this trailer I wouldn't mind looking at the original again and then this!


fixed..............
 03-23-2013, 12:39 AMaway - #14
ptwist 14 heat pts14

  d 
space
$9,348 | POWERFUL
its actually a good trailer. .. who knows.
 03-23-2013, 07:50 PMaway - #15
peeyump 15 heat pts15

  d 
space
$18,788 | POWERFUL
 
 


Go Back   Boxden.Com - Stay First. Follow BX. > BX Table Of Contents > The TV and Movie Spot
    
         

 



Latest hot topics on fire the past 48 hrs
GTA V For PC ‘Cancelled’?
76 comments
NBA Why 1-3-1 defense has been removed from NBA 2K15
62 comments
NFL Aldon Smith suspended 9 games by NFL
53 comments
  Bobby Shmurda Knocked For Gun Possession & Can Be ...
New reply 2 minutes ago - 104 comments - by J Money 95
 audio inside Game - Don't Shoot (feat. Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Diddy, ...
New reply 13 minutes ago - 140 comments - by A.Dot789
  The Sopranos Ending 7 Years Later
New reply 6 minutes ago - 60 comments - by Dunknown24
 Image(s) inside Chingy Says Isis Is A Made Up Terrorist Group Created ...
New reply 13 minutes ago - 95 comments - by Avon_Barksdale
 Video inside Dame Dash Answers - "do You Owe Beanie Sigel Mone...
New reply 10 minutes ago - 54 comments - by Dollaz
 Image(s) inside Aug 28 - Graphic: Isis On A New Level Of Low
New reply 16 minutes ago - 83 comments - by Icon709
 Image(s) inside Childish Gambino - Stn Mtn | Kauai (cover/poster)[gang...
New reply 11 minutes ago - 61 comments - by justinjones
 BOX Floyd Mayweather Sr: "the Mayweater-pacquiao Figh...
New reply 17 minutes ago - 106 comments - by Ladklap

Like BX on Facebook Follow BX on Twitter
5,766 fans of BX | none new today 4,746 following | none new today

hot topic blog   »    hip-hop   |   sports   |   movies   |   games   |   news   |   wild'ish   |   gear   |   rides   |   tech

contact us   |   mobile   |   privacy statement

© Boxden.com. 1998 - end of time.