Reel Lessons: The Rum Diary

You know you can relate.

Hunter S Thompson, godfather of gonzo The Picture Desk

A movie about sailors
Close. It’s about legendary “journalist” Hunter S Thompson, whose persona is as memorable as his writing. The gun-toting, drugged-up godfather of gonzo journalism positioned himself as society’s critic.

What is gonzo journalism
Pioneered in the 1960s, the gonzo school placed the writer at the centre of the story, allowing...

FinanceAsia has updated its subscription model. Registered readers now have the opportunity to read five articles from our award-winning website for free. Please subscribe for unlimited access.

Click for more on: reel lessons | the rum diary

Print Edition

FinanceAsia Print Edition

EVENTS