Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

118 mins | Drama, Comedy, Adventure | May 22, 1998

Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their hotel room and fear legal repercussions. Duke begins to drive back to L.A., but after an odd run-in with a cop, he returns to Sin City and continues his wild drug binge.

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

118 mins | Drama, Comedy, Adventure | May 22, 1998

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their hotel room and fear legal repercussions. Duke begins to drive back to L.A., but after an odd run-in with a cop, he returns to Sin City and continues his wild drug binge.
IMDb rating 7.5
Producers Universal Pictures, Summit Entertainment, Rhino Films, Fear and Loathing LLC, Shark Productions
Original title Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Directors Bruce Logan, Christina Fong, Karon May, Seth Edelstein, Philip A. Patterson, Terry Gilliam
Writers Tod Davies, Alex Cox, Tony Grisoni, Hunter S. Thompson, Terry Gilliam

Cast

Johnny Depp

as Raoul Duke

Benicio del Toro

as Dr. Gonzo / Oscar Z. Acosta

Tobey Maguire

as Hitchhiker

Christina Ricci

as Lucy

Ellen Barkin

as Waitress at North Star Cafe

Gary Busey

as Highway Patrolman

Cameron Diaz

as Blonde TV Reporter

Mark Harmon

as Magazine Reporter at Mint 400

Katherine Helmond

as Desk Clerk at Mint Hotel

Michael Jeter

as Ron Bumquist

Penn Jillette

as Carnie Talker

Craig Bierko

as Lacerda

Lyle Lovett

as Road Person

Laraine Newman

as Frog-Eyed Woman

Tim Thomerson

as Hoodlum

Flea

as Hippie/Musician

Christopher Meloni

as Sven, Flamingo Hotel Clerk

Troy Evans

as Police Chief

Debbie Reynolds

as Herself (voice)

Jenette Goldstein

as Alice the Maid

Verne Troyer

as Wee Waiter

Gregory Itzin

as Mint Hotel Clerk

Buck Holland

as Shopper

Richard Riehle

as Dune Buggy Driver

Mary Gillis

as Shopper

Hunter S. Thompson

as Other Duke in Matrix Flashback (uncredited)

Richard Portnow

as Wine Colored Tuxedo

Steve Schirripa

as Goon

Larry Cedar

as Car Rental Agent

Benjamin A. Van Der Veen

as TV Crew Man

Alex Craig Mann

as Stockbroker

Larry Brandenburg

as Cop in Car

Michael Lee Gogin

as Uniformed Dwarf

Brian Le Baron

as Parking Attendant

Michael Warwick

as Bell Boy

Tyde Kierney

as Reporter

Ransom Gates

as Dune Buggy Passenger

Frank Romano

as Dune Buggy Passenger

Gil Boccaccio

as Desert Room Doorman

Gary Bruno

as Desert Room Doorman

Ben Yeagar

as Clown Barker

Christopher Callen

as Carnie Talker

Gale Baker

as Police Chief's Wife

Chris Hendrie

as Executive Director

Stephen Bridgewater

as Human Cannonball

Donald Morrow

as Voice of Drug Film Narrator (voice)

Jennifer Elise Cox

as Shopper

Robert Allen

as Car Rental Agent - Los Angeles

David Brisbin

as Man in Car

James O'Sullivan

as TV Newsman

Milt Tarver

as TV Newsman

Kathryn Alexander

as Lizard Performer

Mia Babalis

as Lizard Performer

Kristin Draudt

as Lizard Performer

Trudi Forristal

as Lizard Performer

Nan Friedman

as Lizard Performer

Judith Lieff

as Lizard Performer

Tane McClure

as Lizard Performer

Diana Mehoudar

as Lizard Performer

Geoffrey Nimmer

as Lizard Performer

Marlene Bologna

as Trapeze Artist

Chobi Gyorgy

as Trapeze Artist

Karen Price

as Trapeze Artist

Lisa Hoyle

as Trapeze Artist

Joseph S. Griffo

as Trapeze Artist

Kim Flowers

as Lizard Performer