Alex (Malcolm McDowell), a hedonistic schoolboy with rather extreme tastes.
Love of classical music? Check. Nicely turned out? Check. Always drinks his milk? Check. On the face of it, Alex sounds like a very pleasant young man.
And if he could only cut out all the rape and murder, he probably would be. Instead, he’s the ultimate teenage terror, with any sense of morality coming a very distant second to just doing what he feels like. And what he usually feels like is, “a bit of the old ultra-violence”…
Hug A Hoodie:
Send him to piano lessons. Just make sure there’s no Beethoven on the agenda…