What are some brief insights on BARRY LYNDON?

-- "Ludovico Corday": Ludovico = inventor of anti-revolutionary
   tendency (criminality) treatment in ACO. Corday = Charlotte
   Corday, the assassin of Jean-Paul Marat in the French 
   Revolution. Unwound, this reads: "Artists who echo images of the
   day are the killers of revolutionary impulses."

-- A monologue based on a nineteenth-century novel with illustrations 
   based on late-eighteenth-century paintings rendered in 
   late-twentieth-century cinema, held together by the singular 
   socio-political vision of its authors . . .


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