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But there are several films on the list made from books I do like quite a bit. Malcolm McDowell gives the performance of his career see above.
Burgess himself had a complicated relationship with the film and its director. One vast difference between the two, however, lies in the narrative point-of-view.
Nonetheless, actor Will Sampson imbues the towering Bromden with deep pathos, empathy, and comic stoicism. Gregory Peck is Atticus Finch and as far as adaptations go—despite the brave attempts of many a fine actor—is Ahab as well.
And the young Mary Badham is Scout. Brando glowers in shadow, Robert Duvall strikes hilariously macho poses, Martin Sheen genuinely loses his mind, and a coked-up, manic Dennis Hopper shows up, quotes T.
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