Fear and Loathing in Aspen

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Scruffy, mature story of Hunter S. Thompson, politics.

NR 2021 85 minutes

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Great but misleading

Great story about the great gonzo writer Hunter Thompson when he ran for sheriff with hippies as his backers. I thought it was really good except the movie makes it out to be them against the Republicans which isn't true. His opponent was Carroll Whitmore a Democrat. This is the problem with today's movies. They won't tell the truth that the Democrats have always been the party against civil rights and have always been the old guard of the country. For once Hollywood how about telling the truth.

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