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For No Good Reason (12-Oct-2012)

Director: Charlie Paul

Keywords: Documentary, Painting, Biography

Documentary examines the life and work of "gonzo" illustrator Ralph Steadman.

ABSTRACT
Presented by ever-offbeat feature-film standby Johnny Depp as a fluffy sort of ode to the bygone ethos he helped to craft and promote, For No Good Reason treats viewers to a glimpse into the life and career of Ralph Steadman, an illustrator and confidant of "gonzo" writer and icon Hunter S. Thompson.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Johnny Depp
Actor
9-Jun-1963   Captain Jack Sparrow
Terry Gilliam
Film Director
22-Nov-1940   Monty Python alumnus, Brazil
Richard E. Grant
Actor
5-May-1957   Dr. Who, Henry & June
Ralph Steadman
Artist
15-May-1936   Gonzo artist and caricaturist
Hunter S. Thompson
Journalist
18-Jul-1937 20-Feb-2005 Gonzo journalist and author
Jann Wenner
Business
7-Jan-1946   Publisher of Rolling Stone magazine

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