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3.8
16,109 Ratings

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Directed by Terry Gilliam
United States, 1998
Comedy, Cult

Synopsis

A writing assignment lands a journalist and his sidekick on a business trip in Las Vegas. Before long, a suitcase of mind-bending pharmaceuticals and nonstop neon has them forgetting the business part of their trip. Based on Hunter S. Thompson’s legendary tale.

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Directed by Terry Gilliam

Critics reviews

Hunter S. Thompson’s 1971 account of taking drugs and behaving like an asshole in Las Vegas yields a singularly unpleasant 1998 feature from writer-director Terry Gilliam, though one with a lot of creativity and a scuzzy integrity of its own.
May 01, 1998
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