- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 99 min.)) : sound, color
- Publisher: [United States] : Universal Pictures : 1980.
|Restrictions on Access Note:|| Digital content provided by hoopla.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Directed by Art Linson.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Peter Boyle, Bill Murray, Bruno Kirby, René Auberjonois.
|Summary, etc.:|| Comic star, Bill Murray, is at his wildest as America's leading "Gonzo" journalist, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson, the legendary underground reporter whose passion for writing was second only to his love of weird chemicals, alcohol, violence and insanity. Along with best friend (Peter Boyle), Murray offers a manic look back at the Sixties and Seventies as an eyewitness to everything from a free-for-all San Francisco drug trial to a one-on-one bathroom interview with then Presidential candidate Richard Nixon. This off-the-wall comedy also boasts a musical score by rock superstar Neil Young.
|Target Audience Note:|| Rated R.
|System Details Note:|| Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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|Subject:||Thompson, Hunter S. > Drama.
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