Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

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Vintage Books, 1971 - Biography & Autobiography - 204 pages
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page. It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one of the strangest journeys ever undertaken.
Now this cult classic of gonzo journalism is a major motion picture from Universal, directed by Terry Gilliam and starring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro. Opens everywhere on May 22, 1998.

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Yeah, yeah, I know there is a movie available based on this book. And I am tempted to say... the book and the movie are equally... good? But the truth is, if I try to remember, I don't think I've ever ... Read full review

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So many insane moments in this book that make this man a legend. Plenty of laughs. Read full review

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Hunter S. Thompson lives in Woody Creek, Colorado.

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