Tag Archive: Terry Gilliam

Jul 18

Happy birthday, Hunter S. Thompson!

The godfather of gonzo journalism would have celebrated 75 years today “We were somewhere around Barstow on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold … ” These are the words of Hunter S. Thompson, the godfather of gonzo journalism. More specifically, it’s the opening line of “Fear and Loathing in …

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Feb 19

Heath Ledger’s last stand

Heath Ledger shines in his final film, "The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus"

Heath Ledger plays only a small part of “Imaginarium,” but the specter of his death hangs over the entire film. Every time we see him on screen, we can’t help wondering if it’s for the last time.