Timothy Leary's Dead
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This documentary on one of the most famous cult figures of the 1960s is the debut feature of writer-director Paul Davids. It chronicles the last days of the famous counter-culture advocate of LSD and other mind-altering drugs. As Timothy Leary learns that he has inoperable prostate cancer and makes preparations for what he describes as the "ultimate trip," the film features recollections of Leary's bizarre odyssey, primarily by the former Guru Ram Dass, Richard Alpert. Poet Allen Ginsberg is also featured. Leary himself spins bizarre conspiracy theories about the 1960s while… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"An unusual documentary about the countercultural guru."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"... is as fascinating as it is one-sided."
‑ Steve Rhodes, Internet Reviews
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