Michael Bates

Born: 4 December 1920, Jhansi
Died: 11 January 1978, Cambridge, Cambs.

Highlighted works

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange

    A dystopian future London is the playground of a teenage gang leader in Stanley Kubrick’s stylish, controversial take on Anthony Burgess’s novel about violence and free will.

  • Here We Go round the Mulberry Bush

    Here We Go round the Mulberry Bush

    A sex-obsessed teenager attempts to join the Swinging Sixties set and lose his virginity in this Stevenage-set coming-of-age comedy.

  • I'm All Right Jack

    I'm All Right Jack

    Factory bosses’ scheming greed and their employees’ stubborn self-interest collide in this satire on the British at work and on strike.

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