Clockwork Orange Costume

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A Clockwork Orange is a Stanley Kubrick film based on Anthony Burgess’ 1962 novel of the same name.

Malcolm McDowell plays Alex DeLarge, a leader of his antisocial gang of thugs called droogs, who commit terrible acts of violence for no apparent reason.  

This film follows Alex’s crimes, capture, and rehabilitation through an experimental psychological treatment controlled by the Interior Minister.

When Alex is released after the experiment, he finds the world isn’t what it used to be.  

There is no doubt that Clockwork Orange is a psychopath who delights in thrills, making him quite dangerous.

You’ll Need:

  1. Henley Neck Shirt
  2. Derby Hat
  3. White Suspenders
  4. White Work Pant
  5. Athletic Supporter
  6. Walking Stick
  7. False Eyelashes
  8. Military Work Boots

DIY Clockwork Orange Costume Guide

Become the antisocial character from the iconic movie, Clockwork Orange. Get into the character of Clockwork Orange DeLarge at this year’s Halloween party.

Start off with a Henley Neck Shirt and White Work Pants paired with White Suspenders and Athletic Supporter to nail the iconic look.

Then, add a Derby Hat, Walking Stick, False Eyelashes, and Military Work Boots to finish the whole look.

Clockwork Orange Cosplay Costume

Alex DeLarge lacks of remorse makes him unrepentant, and he wants to satisfy his cravings, whatever they might be.  

That’s why he commits quite a few serious crimes and acts of violence. And Clockwork Orange is one of the series’ scariest villains.

Alex is known for wearing all-white outfits and wearing interesting eye makeup. Wearing a white dress shirt, white dress pants, and black boots, he looks sharp and professional.  

An all-black derby hat accessorizes Alex’s look. He also carries a straight walking cane and wears a white supporter.

Clockwork Orange Costume

About Clockwork Orange

Based on Anthony Burgess’ 1962 novel of the same name, A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian crime thriller adapted, produced, and directed by Stanley Kubrick.  

His imagery addresses psychiatry, juvenile delinquency, youth gangs, and social, political, and economic issues in a near-future dystopia.  

Alex, the protagonist, is a charismatic, antisocial delinquent with interests ranging from classical music to rape and theft. He leads a group of mobster friends he calls his Droogs, which includes Pete, Georgie, and Dim.  

Throughout the film, the Home Secretary sponsors an experimental psychological conditioning technique to rehabilitate the gang leader after a string of horrific crimes committed by his gang.

On December 19, 1971, the film premiered in New York, and on January 13, 1972, it was released in the UK.

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What is the most famous quote from Clockwork Orange?

1. “Right,” said Dr. Brodsky. It’s association, the oldest educational method in the world. And what really causes you to feel ill.

2. “Violence makes violence.”

3. “Is it better for a man to have chosen evil than to have good imposed upon him?”

4. “This must be a real horrorshow film if you’re so keen on my viddying it.”

5. “We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.”

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