Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas

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Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Tomatometer 49% Audience Score 89%

In Theaters: May 22, 1998

On Netflix: September 2, 2020

R | Comedy, Drama


A hallucinogenic road movie based on gonzo jounralist Hunter S. Thompson's semi-autobiographical 1971 novel. Whacked-out journalist Raoul Duke and attorney pal Oscar Zeta Acosta groove from L.A. to Vegas to cover a motor cycle race. Along the way they pick up Lucy, a teenage runaway who joins the pair on their madcap weekend.

Director: Terry Gilliam
Studio: Universal Pictures
Producer(s): Laila Nabulsi, Patrick Cassavetti
Cast: Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Ellen Barkin, Mark Harmon, Craig Bierko
Writer(s): Terry Gilliam, Tony Grisoni

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