A look at "Gonzo journalist", Hunter S. Thompson with his collaborator, British illustrator, Ralph Steadman.
Did You Know?
In the narration, it is stated that Dr. Thompson was a former Hell's Angel. This is incorrect. Although he rode with the Angels for about a year, it was in the spirit of research for a book he was writing about them. Thompson even went so far as to buy a British motorcycle (as opposed to the Angels' trademark Harley Davidsons) to set himself apart from the gang. See more
Hunter S. Thompson
Right now I think its in my interest and ours perhaps and maybe in the interest of the greater good for me to smoke a joint and calm down.
After the end credits, Thompson's vision of having his ashes shot in the air and blown up come true, but as a cartoon. See more