Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
Buy the ticket, take the ride
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.

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Cast

Johnny Depp Johnny Depp As: Raoul Duke
Benicio del Toro Benicio del Toro As: Dr. Gonzo
Tobey Maguire Tobey Maguire As: Hitchhiker
Michael Lee Gogin Michael Lee Gogin As: Uniformed Dwarf
Larry Cedar Larry Cedar As: Car Rental Agent - Los Angeles
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Storyline

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.


Tagline: Buy the ticket, take the ride
Certification: R

Details

Genres: Adventure, Drama, Comedy

Language: English

Release Date: 19 May 1998

Country: US

Runtime: 118m

Company Credits

Company: Summit Entertainment, Universal Pictures, Fear and Loathing LLC, Rhino Films, Shark Productions

Budget: $18,500,000

Revenue: $10,700,000

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Cast

Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

Raoul Duke

Benicio del Toro

Benicio del Toro

Dr. Gonzo

Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire

Hitchhiker

Michael Lee Gogin

Michael Lee Gogin

Uniformed Dwarf

Larry Cedar

Larry Cedar

Car Rental Agent - Los Angeles

Brian Le Baron

Brian Le Baron

Parking Attendant

Katherine Helmond

Katherine Helmond

Desk Clerk at Mint Hotel

Michael Warwick

Michael Warwick

Bell Boy

Craig Bierko

Craig Bierko

Lacerda

Tyde Kierney

Tyde Kierney

Reporter

Mark Harmon

Mark Harmon

Magazine Reporter

Tim Thomerson

Tim Thomerson

Hoodlum

Richard Riehle

Richard Riehle

Dune Buggy Driver

Ransom Gates

Ransom Gates

Dune Buggy Passenger

Frank Romano

Frank Romano

Dune Buggy Passenger

Gil Boccaccio

Gil Boccaccio

Desert Room Doorman

Gary Bruno

Gary Bruno

Desert Room Doorman

Richard Portnow

Richard Portnow

Wine Colored Tuxedo

Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds (voice)

Steve Schirripa

Steve Schirripa

Goon

Verne Troyer

Verne Troyer

Wee Waiter

Will Blount

Will Blount

The Black Guy

Ben Yeagar

Ben Yeagar

Clown Barker

Penn Jillette

Penn Jillette

Carnie Talker

Christopher Callen

Christopher Callen

Bazooko Circus Waitress

Cameron Diaz

Cameron Diaz

Blonde TV Reporter

Benjamin A. Van Der Veen

Benjamin A. Van Der Veen

TV Crew Man

Lyle Lovett

Lyle Lovett

Road Person

Flea

Flea

Musician

Alex Craig Mann

Alex Craig Mann

Stockbroker

Gregory Itzin

Gregory Itzin

Mint Hotel Clerk

Gary Busey

Gary Busey

Highway Patrolman

Troy Evans

Troy Evans

Police Chief

Gale Baker

Gale Baker

Police Chief's Wife

Christopher Meloni

Christopher Meloni

Clerk at Flamingo Hotel

Christina Ricci

Christina Ricci

Lucy

Chris Hendrie

Chris Hendrie

Executive Director

Larry Brandenburg

Larry Brandenburg

Cop in Car

Michael Jeter

Michael Jeter

Ron Bumquist

Donald Morrow

Donald Morrow

Film Narrator (voice)

Harry Dean Stanton

Harry Dean Stanton

Judge

Jenette Goldstein

Jenette Goldstein

Maid

Stephen Bridgewater

Stephen Bridgewater

Human Cannonball

Buck Holland

Buck Holland

Shopper

Mary Gillis

Mary Gillis

Shopper

Jennifer Elise Cox

Jennifer Elise Cox

Shopper

Robert Allen

Robert Allen

Car Rental Agent - Los Angeles

David Brisbin

David Brisbin

Man in Car

Ellen Barkin

Ellen Barkin

Waitress at North Star Cafe

James O'Sullivan

James O'Sullivan

TV Newsman

Milt Tarver

Milt Tarver

TV Newsman

Kathryn Alexander

Kathryn Alexander

Lizard Performer

Mia Babalis

Mia Babalis

Lizard Performer

Kristin Draudt

Kristin Draudt

Lizard Performer

Kim Flowers

Kim Flowers

Lizard Performer

Trudi Forristal

Trudi Forristal

Lizard Performer

Nan Friedman

Nan Friedman

Lizard Performer

Judith Lieff

Judith Lieff

Lizard Performer

Tane McClure

Tane McClure

Lizard Performer

Diana Mehoudar

Diana Mehoudar

Lizard Performer

Geoffrey Nimmer

Geoffrey Nimmer

Lizard Performer

Marlene Bologna

Marlene Bologna

Trapeze Artist

Chobi Gyorgy

Chobi Gyorgy

Trapeze Artist

Karen Price

Karen Price

Trapeze Artist

Lisa Hoyle

Lisa Hoyle

Trapeze Artist

Joseph S. Griffo

Joseph S. Griffo

Trapeze Artist

Laraine Newman

Laraine Newman

Frog-Eyed Woman (uncredited)

Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson

Other Duke in Matrix Flashback (uncredited)

Directed By

Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam

Director

Karon May

Karon May

Script Supervisor

Philip A. Patterson

Philip A. Patterson

First Assistant Director

Christina Fong

Christina Fong

Second Assistant Director

Seth Edelstein

Seth Edelstein

Second Second Assistant Director

Bruce Logan

Bruce Logan

Second Unit Director

Writing Credits

Production Crew

Patrick Cassavetti

Patrick Cassavetti

Producer

Laila Nabulsi

Laila Nabulsi

Producer

Stephen Nemeth

Stephen Nemeth

Producer

Margery Simkin

Margery Simkin

Casting

Elliot Lewis Rosenblatt

Elliot Lewis Rosenblatt

Co-Producer

Harold Bronson

Harold Bronson

Executive Producer

Richard Foos

Richard Foos

Executive Producer

John Jergens

John Jergens

Associate Producer

Mark Indig

Mark Indig

Unit Production Manager

Molly Allen

Molly Allen

Location Manager

Pearl A. Lucero

Pearl A. Lucero

Production Coordinator

Deborah Ricketts

Deborah Ricketts

Researcher

Nancy Restuccia

Nancy Restuccia

Assistant Production Coordinator

Carmen Cuba

Carmen Cuba

Casting Assistant

R. Scott Poole

R. Scott Poole

Assistant Location Manager

Serena Baker

Serena Baker

Location Assistant

Alisa Moeller

Alisa Moeller

Assistant Production Coordinator

Susan Giordano

Susan Giordano

First Assistant Accountant

Kristen Felan

Kristen Felan

Payroll Accountant

Keli Craig

Keli Craig

Production Assistant

Jenni Wieland

Jenni Wieland

Second Assistant Accountant

Edited By

Lesley Walker

Lesley Walker

Editor

David Rees

David Rees

Color Timer

Jeremy Hume

Jeremy Hume

Assistant Editor

Costume and Makeup

Julie Weiss

Julie Weiss

Costume Design

Kimberly Adams

Kimberly Adams

Assistant Costume Designer

Eden Clark Coblenz

Eden Clark Coblenz

Costume Supervisor

Bridget Cook

Bridget Cook

Hairstylist

Olga Ishkhanova

Olga Ishkhanova

Seamstress

Linda S. Cormany

Linda S. Cormany

Set Costumer

Bill Fletcher

Bill Fletcher

Wigmaker

Cheryl Ann Nick

Cheryl Ann Nick

Key Makeup Artist

Rebeka L. Roberts

Rebeka L. Roberts

Ager/Dyer

John Linsmeier

John Linsmeier

Key Costumer

Lisa Rocco

Lisa Rocco

Makeup Artist

Bryan Birge

Bryan Birge

Costumer

Amy Gilliam

Amy Gilliam

Wardrobe Assistant

Sound

Ray Cooper

Ray Cooper

Original Music Composer

Randy Smith

Randy Smith

Boom Operator

Jay Meagher

Jay Meagher

Production Sound Mixer

Dominic Lester

Dominic Lester

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Peter Pennell

Peter Pennell

Supervising Sound Editor

Kevin Lane

Kevin Lane

Music Editor

Martin Cantwell

Martin Cantwell

Assistant Sound Editor

Joe Gallagher

Joe Gallagher

ADR Editor

Stephen Bridgewater

Stephen Bridgewater

ADR Supervisor

Bob Risk

Bob Risk

Foley Editor

Caroline Dale

Caroline Dale

Musician

David Acord

David Acord

Utility Sound

J.R. Westen

J.R. Westen

ADR Mixer

Paul Carr

Paul Carr

ADR Recordist

Alan Paley

Alan Paley

Dialogue Editor

Visual Effects

Ray Svedin

Ray Svedin

Special Effects Supervisor

Michael Cooper

Michael Cooper

Visual Effects Coordinator

Kent Houston

Kent Houston

Visual Effects Supervisor

Camera

Nicola Pecorini

Nicola Pecorini

Director of Photography

Frank Perl

Frank Perl

Camera Operator

Łukasz Bielan

Łukasz Bielan

First Assistant Camera

Nicola Pecorini

Nicola Pecorini

Steadicam Operator

Peter Mountain

Peter Mountain

Still Photographer

Peter Chrimes

Peter Chrimes

Key Grip

Lila Byall

Lila Byall

Camera Loader

Carlos M. Gallardo

Carlos M. Gallardo

Dolly Grip

Michael Mick Armstrong

Michael Mick Armstrong

Grip

Vidal Cohen

Vidal Cohen

Best Boy Grip

Sonja Rom

Sonja Rom

Camera Production Assistant

Steve Itano

Steve Itano

First Assistant "A" Camera

Warren Feldman

Warren Feldman

Second Assistant Camera

Lighting

Art Department

Alex McDowell

Alex McDowell

Production Design

Chris Gorak

Chris Gorak

Art Direction

Nancy Haigh

Nancy Haigh

Set Decoration

Ronald Day

Ronald Day

Painter

Lynn Christopher

Lynn Christopher

Set Designer

Mark Weissenfluh

Mark Weissenfluh

Leadman

Glen Hanz

Glen Hanz

Sculptor

Mark Blumenthal

Mark Blumenthal

Standby Painter

Dianne Chadwick

Dianne Chadwick

Art Department Assistant

Andrea Carter

Andrea Carter

Art Department Coordinator

Dan Pemberton

Dan Pemberton

Construction Coordinator

Tom Lifsey

Tom Lifsey

Construction Foreman

Frank McEldowney

Frank McEldowney

Greensman

Tani Kunitake

Tani Kunitake

Production Illustrator

Paige Augustine

Paige Augustine

Set Dresser

Martin Charles

Martin Charles

Graphic Designer

P. Scott Bailey

P. Scott Bailey

Swing

Will Blount

Will Blount

Property Master

Other Crew

JoAnn Fregalette Jansen

JoAnn Fregalette Jansen

Choreographer

Gary Gingold

Gary Gingold

Craft Service

Pedro Amaya

Pedro Amaya

Driver

Rob Bottin

Rob Bottin

Makeup Effects

Randy Benjamin

Randy Benjamin

Picture Car Coordinator

Roanne Moore

Roanne Moore

Post Production Assistant

Michael Solinger

Michael Solinger

Post Production Supervisor

Earl F. Betts

Earl F. Betts

Propmaker

Maureen Kropf

Maureen Kropf

Scenic Artist

Gloria M. Fujita

Gloria M. Fujita

Set Medic

Jimmy Bennett

Jimmy Bennett

Set Production Assistant

Steve Galich

Steve Galich

Special Effects Coordinator

Matt Langenbach

Matt Langenbach

Stand In

Noon Orsatti

Noon Orsatti

Stunt Coordinator

Kelly Joe Dugan

Kelly Joe Dugan

Stunts

Pat Stubbs

Pat Stubbs

Transportation Co-Captain

James Lowder

James Lowder

Transportation Coordinator

Michael Singer

Michael Singer

Unit Publicist

Ian Kelly

Ian Kelly

Video Assist Operator

Joe Barden

Joe Barden

Special Effects Assistant

Jimmy Ortega

Jimmy Ortega

Stunt Double

Jose Gonzales

Jose Gonzales

Catering

Sav Akyüz

Sav Akyüz

Intern

Ernie F. Orsatti

Ernie F. Orsatti

Stunts

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