The Trip
The Trip (1967)

When a television director decides to try the hallucinogen LSD, he takes a deep and symbolic trip inside his own mind to try to make some conclusions about his real life. With a screenplay by actor Jack Nicholson, this psychedelic adventure… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 11, 2007
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bosley Crowther
New York Times

In trying to visualize a notion of what Peter Fonda goes through on an LSD trip, Roger Corman has simply resorted to a long succession of familiar cinematic images, accompanied by weird music and sounds.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Although this style of filmmaking has been aped millions of times over on MTV and television commercials, it's still a pretty radical idea.

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Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Unusual exploitation, but exploitation just the same.

Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

Roger Corman and Peter Fonda, trying to do for LSD what they did for motorcycles in The Wild Angels. It doesn't take

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Steve Crum

A psychedelic splash by Roger Corman noted only for its leads Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It sugarcoats the acid experience.

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Emanuel Levy

Curio item: a cultural artifact that reflects the zeitgeist but shallow and disappointing as LSD feature

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Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

Intriguing period curio

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
This is a very interesting low Budget feature about the effects of LSD. The Trip, directed by Roger Corman with a script by Jack Nicholson is a well acted film… More
Aj V
The Trip is literally an acid trip, written by Jack Nicholson himself, and starring Peter Fonda as the guy on a trip, which is really psychedelic, but sometimes… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Fascinating and trippy movie.