“Stanley told me that when his lawyer sent him this novel by Anthony Burgess, A Clockwork Orange…from the third page, he just saw my face all the time. I don’t know why, you’ll have to ask him. And that’s more difficult than it sounds.”
In this 1973 interview with Malcolm McDowell, the actor reveals fascinating insights on Kubrick’s creative process including the director’s discomfort with filmed interviews and his lack of preparation on set. Concludes with an uncomfortably tight close up.