Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008)
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Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008)

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From Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney and producer Graydon Carter comes a probing look into the uncanny life of national treasure and gonzo journalism inventor Dr. Hunter S. Thompson. A fast moving, wildly entertaining documentary with an iconic soundtr… View More
Genres Documentary
Director Alex Gibney
Starring Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Depp, Oscar Acosta, Sonny Barger View More
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Movie Summary

From Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney and producer Graydon Carter comes a probing look into the uncanny life of national treasure and gonzo journalism inventor Dr. Hunter S. Thompson. A fast moving, wildly entertaining documentary with an iconic soundtrack, the film addresses the major touchstones in Thompson's life - his intense and ill fated relationship with the Hell's Angels, his near-successful bid for the office of sheriff in Aspen in 1970, the notorious story behind the landmark Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, his deep involvement in Senator George McGovern's 1972 presidential campaign, and much more. Narrated by Johnny Depp.
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Movie Details

Genres Documentary
Director Alex Gibney
Starring Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Depp, Oscar Acosta, Sonny Barger, Bob Braudis, Pat Buchanan, Jimmy Buffett, Jimmy Carter, Gary Williams
Studio Name Magnolia Pictures
Release Date 2008
VUDU Release Date 02/19/2009
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 119 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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