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Gonzo: The Life and Times of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson


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Release Date: July 04, 2008Running Time: 120 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $1,250,234.00
Genre: Biopic, Documentary, Historical, Interview

Cast:
Hunter S Thompson
Sonny Barger
Tom Wolfe
Sondi Wright

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Summary:
Hunter S. Thompson is a mythic American figure, a man that Tom Wolfe called our "greatest comic writer," whose suicide, by gunshot, led Rolling Stone Magazine, where Thompson began his career, to devote an entire issue (its best-selling ever) to the man that launched a thousand sips of bourbon, endless snorts of cocaine and a brash, irreverent, fearless style of journalism--named "gonzo" after an anarchic blues riff by James Booker. Borrowing from Kris Kristofferson, Thompson was a "walking contradiction, partly truth, mostly fiction." A die-hard member of the NRA, he was also a coke-snorting, whiskey-swilling, acid-eating fiend. While his pen dripped with venom for crooked politicians, h... Full Summary >>

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