Company: FilmEngine/Kingsgate Films
In It: Johnny Depp (Paul Kemp); Benicio del Toro; Nick Nolte; Josh
Making It: Michael Thomas (Screenwriter); Anthony Rhulen, Robert
S. Kravis, Greg Shapiro (Producers).
is it about:The Rum Diary, starring Johnny Depp and Nick Nolte,
is an adaptation of Hunter S. Thompsonís bestselling novel. The
plot is a bizarre love story about an alcoholic young journalist
in politically unstable San Juan, Puerto Rico in the late 1950's.
Thompson is also well known for his cult-classic, drug-induced novel
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, which starred Johnny Depp in Terry
Gilliam's big screen adaptation. Benicio Del Toro and Josh Hartnett