R | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.
In a scene cut from the movie, Duke and Gonzo tell a D.A. from Atlanta about a rather gruesome incident which happened at a McDonald's. In the final cut, during the check-in scene at the Mint Hotel, a man in a cowboy hat tells the exact same story ... ...
We were somewhere around Barstow, on the edge of the desert, when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying something like:
Raoul Duke: I feel a bit lightheaded. Maybe you should drive.
Raoul Duke: Suddenly, there was a terrible roar all around us, and the sky was ...
When Dr.Gonzo is in the tub, the bottle of booze behind him disappears between shots.
The credits literally scroll up the freeway.
Spy vs. Spy
Written by Liz Cox (as Elizabeth Cox), Michael Cudahy, & Nicholas Cudahy
Published by Combustible Edison Music, Positively Liz Music and IRS Music, Inc.
Performed by Combustible Edison
Courtesy of Sub Pop Records
$4,335,095 (USA) (25 May 1998)
$10,680,275 (USA) (6 June 2013)
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