Dorothy and Roderick entering.
Once, the officers of the Kilwangen
regiment gave a grand ball to which
Dorothy persuaded my to take her.
Several cuts depicting the evening.
Dorothy ignores Roderick; dances, chats, laughs, drinks
but none like that. Some of the
console me, for I was the best
dancer in the room, but I was too
night in a state of agony. I did
not care for drink, or know the
dreadful comfort of it in those
days; but I thought of killing
myself and Dorothy, and most
certainly of making away with
At last, and at morning, the ball
EXT. ROAD - DAWN
Sure it's a bitter night, Roderick
dear, and you'll catch cold without
a handkerchief to your neck.
To this sympathetic remark, from the pillion, the saddle
made no reply.
Did you and Miss Clancy have a
pleasant evening, Roderick? You
were together, I saw, all night.
and giving a lash to Daisy.
Oh! Mercy, you make Daisy rear and
throw me, you careless creature,
I hate Miss Clancy, you know I do!
And I only danced with her because
engaged the whole night.
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Synopsis: Barry Lyndon is a 1975 British-American period drama film written, produced, and directed by Stanley Kubrick, based on the 1844 novel The Luck of Barry Lyndon by William Makepeace Thackeray. It stars Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, and Hardy Krüger. The film recounts the exploits of a fictional 18th-century Irish adventurer. Exteriors were shot on location in Ireland, England and Germany.