Fueled by a raging libido, Wild Turkey, and superhuman doses of drugs, Thompson was a true "free lance, " goring sacred cows with impunity, hilarity, and a steel-eyed conviction for writing wrongs. Focusing on the good doctor's heyday, 1965 to 1975, the film includes clips of never-before-seen (nor heard) home movies, audiotapes, and passages from unpublished manuscripts.

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  1. Alex Gibney


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  1. Hunter S. Thompson

    Hunter S. Thompson

    Himself (archive footage)

  2. Johnny Depp

    Johnny Depp

    Himself (narrator)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage http://www.huntersthompsonmovie.com/

Release Information

  • July 4, 2008



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