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Easy Rider (14-Jul-1969)

Director: Dennis Hopper

Writers: Peter Fonda; Dennis Hopper; Terry Southern

Producer: Peter Fonda

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Road Trip, Rock and Roll, Cocaine, Marijuana, LSD

Two motorcyclists ride from Los Angeles to New Orleans, searching for freedom but mostly encountering negativity or hostility; halfway they meet a drunken lawyer, George Hanson, who tells them: "It's one thing to talk about being free, but something else entirely actually being it." Definitive road trip film is both a relic and a masterpiece. Received two Oscar nominations, Best Screenplay and Jack Nicholson for Best Actor.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Luana Anders
Actor
12-May-1938 21-Jul-1996 The Pit and the Pendulum
Luke Askew
Actor
26-Mar-1932 29-Mar-2012 Easy Rider
Toni Basil
Singer
22-Sep-1943   Mickey
Karen Black
Actor
1-Jul-1939 7-Aug-2013 Five Easy Pieces
Peter Fonda
Actor
23-Feb-1940   Easy Rider
Dennis Hopper
Actor
17-May-1936 29-May-2010 Apocalypse Now
Jack Nicholson
Actor
22-Apr-1937   Chinatown
Phil Spector
Music Producer
26-Dec-1940   Creator of the Wall of Sound
Robert Walker, Jr.
Actor
15-Apr-1940   Ensign Pulver

CAST

Peter Fonda   ...   Wyatt
Dennis Hopper   ...   Billy
Starring
Luana Anders   ...   Lisa
Luke Askew   ...   Stranger on Highway
Toni Basil   ...   Mary
Karen Black   ...   Karen
Warren Finnerty   ...   Rancher
Sabrina Scharf   ...   Sarah
Robert Walker, Jr.   ...   Jack
and
Jack Nicholson   ...   George Hanson
Antonio Mendoza   ...   Jesus
Phil Spector   ...   Connection
Mac Mashourian   ...   Bodyguard
Tita Colorado   ...   Rancher's Wife
Sandy Wyeth   ...   Joanne
Robert Ball   ...   Mime #1
Carmen Phillips   ...   Mime #2
Ellie Walker   ...   Mime #3
Michael Pataki   ...   Mime #4
George Fowler, Jr.   ...   Guard
Keith Green   ...   Sheriff
Hayward Robillard   ...   Cat Man
Arnold Hess, Jr.   ...   Deputy
Buddy Causey, Jr.   ...   Customer #1
Duffy Lafont   ...   Customer #2
Blase M. Dawson   ...   Customer #3
Paul Guedry, Jr.   ...   Customer #4
Suzie Ramagos   ...   Girl #1
Elida Ann Hebert   ...   Girl #2
Rose LeBlanc   ...   Girl #3
Mary Kaye Hebert   ...   Girl #4
Cynthia Grezaffi   ...   Girl #5
Colette Purpera   ...   Girl #6
Lea Marmer   ...   Madame
Cathé Cozzi   ...   Dancing Girl
Thea Salerno   ...   Hooker #1
Anne McClain   ...   Hooker #2
Beatriz Monteil   ...   Hooker #3
Marcia Bowman   ...   Hooker #4
David C. Billodeau   ...   Pickup Truck
Johnny David   ...   Pickup Truck

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