The deranged adventures of Gonzo journalist Hunter Thompson and his attorney Oscar Acosta, referred to in the movie as "Laslow". Thompson attempts to cover the Super Bowl and the 1972 Presidential election in his typical drug-crazed state, but is continually and comically sidetracked by his even more twisted friend Laslow. Allegedly based on actual events. Written by
John Rumpelein <email@example.com>
Based on the twisted legend of Hunter S. Thompson
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Did You Know?
The dwarf in the hotel scene, Briggs, is the same dwarf in the Beverly Heights Hotel lounge scene in the later Thompson movie Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas that brings Duke the phone. See more
In the bathroom scene when Murray is washing his shoes out in the sink, then hits them repeatedly against the urinal to get the excess water out, he is wearing glasses but his reflection in the mirror behind the urinals isn't. See more
Like a lot of people thought I was dead but, uh... hey you know you don't write any postcards when you're on the road to self-discovery.
Referenced in The Curse of Blanchard Hill
"Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Written by John Lennon
and Paul McCartney
Performed by Bill Murray See more