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I had heard a lot about this movie and was eagerly awaiting watching it. I knew what to expect but it was so much more than I expected, it was a great story written by a the late great Hunter S Thompson... Read more about exploring life and all its wonders, loved it so much I brought the DVD. Depp was great and I thought De Toro played an exceptional part, great team
Absolutely rubbish. Too quirky for my taste, a waste of fine actors
Wow. What an interesting film. Never before have I seen anything quite so bizarre. It was a cinematic masterpiece, the direction, and acting are absolutely phenominal. Just the descriptions, how well... Read more Johnny Depp fits in with the part, it's perfect. Nothing could improve this film, even if it had ninjas, and ninjas are the coolest thing ever.
Nope - cinematic wonder or not - it's generally boring - and annoyingly the makeup was so bad I got tired of trying not to notice JD's 'bathing' cap. Just awful. Gave it one for all the stoners out there who might enjoy it :-).
Ten years after first seeing this film, I was pleased to see it had improved with time. It was funnier, more tragic and darker than I remember and the lines for Benicio Del Toro's character were non-stop jibberish - quite a feat.
Thought it would have been better. have wanted to see this movie for a while. That's the good thing about fatso you can see great movie's you never got around to see.
But sad to say, this is not one of them!
Starts really well. In a Pulp Fiction type of bizzarre the clips, jumps and flashbacks are edited in full keeping with the theme. If you like that HandCam film technique this movie is a good representative... Read more of that also. The ending is somehow appropriate while staying true to the plot. If only the half way to three quarter way part of the movie could have been as good as the beginning this piece could have been a real winner.
I just love this movie, brings back memories of the good old days without having to get myself into any trouble.
If you've read the book its one of the few movies that doesn't disappoint after the read. I've never seen any movie quite like it we watched it laughing so hard in parts our stomachs ached! Anyone with... Read more a good sense of humour will love this movie a definite must see
We found the movie very funny to watch, but it is confusing. Both Johnny Depp and Benecio Del Toro are very good.