Most Popular Titles With Jack Kerouac

1. On the Road (2012)
124 min | Adventure, Drama
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Metascore: 56/100 (32 reviews)

Young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly.

2. Big Sur (2013)
81 min | Drama
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Metascore: 49/100 (14 reviews)

A recounting of Jack Kerouac's (here known by the name of his fictional alter-ego Jack Duluoz) three sojourns to the cabin in Big Sur, owned by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

3. American Masters (1985– )
90 min | Documentary, Biography, History, Music, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
4. The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956–1960)
60 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
5. The Subterraneans (1960)
89 min | Drama
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A special look at the people who make subterranean fantasy homes a reality.

6. Pull My Daisy (1959)
30 min | Short
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Milo is a railroad brakeman, his wife a painter. They have some poet friends who spend a good bit of time hanging out at their apartment. When Milo and his wife are visited by their bishop,... See full summary »

7. Kerouac, the Movie (1985)
78 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
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Jack Kerouac was a Beat Generation writer who took the nation by storm upon the publication of his novel On the Road. Kerouac's legacy and influence are explained via interviews with ... See full summary »

8. SexTV (1998–2008)
30 min | Documentary
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9. What Happened to Kerouac? (1986)
96 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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10. The Fifties (1997 TV Mini-Series)
Documentary, History
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12. Couch (1964)
54 min | Drama
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The couch at Andy Warhol's Factory was as famous in its own right as any of his Superstars. In Couch, visitors to the Factory were invited to "perform" on camera, seated on the old couch. ... See full summary »

13. On the Road (1962– )
30 min | Drama
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14. Bravo Profiles (1994– )
Documentary, Biography
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Bravo network TV series that profiles creative artists in many fields.

15. Firing Line (1966–1997)
30 min | Talk-Show
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16. United States of Poetry (1995 TV Mini-Series)
Documentary
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17. The Works (1996–1997)
Documentary, Biography, Crime, History, Mystery
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18. Book of Blues (2001)
Short
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The wanderings of a man as he tries to understand his city in verse. Based upon the poems "San Francisco Blues" by Jack Kerouac.

Writers: Jack Kerouac, Lochlan Shelfer |  Director: Lochlan Shelfer |  Star: Jack Graham
19. On the Trail: Jack Kerouac in Cheyenne (2010)
13 min | Documentary, Short
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Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" is a classic American literature work. Kerouac writes about his experiences in Cheyenne, Wyoming during "Wild West Days" on his way to Denver. "The stars seemed... See full summary »

20. Alfred Leslie: Cool Man in a Golden Age (2009 Video)
158 min
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Alfred Leslie is a pivotal American artist-painter-filmmaker whose work spans the past fifty years. A celebrated contemporary of the Abstract Expressionists and a key figure in the ... See full summary »

21. Venus Blue (1998)
11 min | Short, Sci-Fi
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A strange woman wanders from town to town... Everyone she meets sees her in their own image of perfection. They cannot resist her, and she passes on to them a contagious virus which brings enlightenment.

22. The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956–1960)
Episode: Episode #5.7 (1959)
60 min | Comedy
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William Bendix plays the father in a sitcom scene set in three different ways, once without canned laughs, then with, and then played extra violently. "The Allen Reort to the Nation" topic ... See full summary »

23. The Fifties (1997– )
Episode: The Beat (1997)
Documentary, History
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Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, and Elvis. Conformity is questioned and homogenized America begins to differentiate. The teenager as a class is born. Popular music is forever changed by the ... See full summary »

24. Firing Line (1966–1997)
Episode: The Hippies (1968)
30 min | Talk-Show
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A drunk-as-a-skunk Jack Kerouac is patronized by old school chum William F. Buckley, Jr. while they attempt to tackle the subject of "The Hippies". Kerouac, who had been made notorious as ... See full summary »