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Bruce Robinson United States, 2011

Steve Pulaski's rating of the film The Rum Diary

I can see this being the last Hunter S. Thompson film we'll see. Both times a film has been made about the man, starring Johnny Depp, they have been both critical and financial failures. This was mildly entertaining, but its focus wasn't big, its delivery was soft, and only a few real laugh out loud moments. Too many supporting roles was the problem, I think. I only really cared about Kemp and Sala.