R | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.
Near the beginning of the movie, while Dr. Gonzo and Raoul are driving down the highway, there is an accident involving many cars. There is an ambulance about to put a person that is covered with a white sheet in it. If you look on the white sheet, ... ...
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 ...
(at around 1h 04 mins) When the trooper is saying to Thompson that he should go to the rest stop and sleep, the camera follows him around the front of the car. But if you look at the car door in front of Thompson you can briefly see the shadow of a camera moving from the top of the hood and move backwards across the door.
The credits literally scroll up the freeway.
Under the Double Eagle
Music by Josef Wagner
$4,335,095 (USA) (25 May 1998)
$10,680,275 (USA) (6 June 2013)
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