Where the Buffalo Roam
Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)

In this satirical film, the infamous journalist Hunter S. Thompson (Bill Murray) sets off on a crazy trip around the country to cover the main events of the '60s and '70s, including Watergate and the Vietnam War. This movie was… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 11, 2000
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Critic Score: 25% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rob Gonsalves

It's just a ramshackle package of bizarre anecdotes, some only marginally connected to Thompson's writings.

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Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Finds no cinematic equivalent for Thompson's outrageous language; the material seems strangely meek.

Brian Mckay

Funny but campy rendition of Hunter S. Thompson by Bill Murray. Easier to watch than FEAR AND LOATHING

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Lucas Martins
It's about Hunter Thompson and is with Bill Murray, so it have everything to go right. But a screenplay kill a probably good movie that become silly and… More
Aj V
Watching this movie, I was expecting a comedy, but it's really more of a biography of journalist Hunter S. Thompson, and as that it's interesting, but… More
Graham Jones
Ridiculous but still entertaining.
Curtis Lilly
This movie was like 100% un-entertaining. Not once did I find it enjoyable. It's only interesting to see how crazy H.S. Thompson was, but unlike Fear and… More
Chris Weber
This was the Hunter S. Thompson movie before Terry Gilliam decided to do his version. It's more of a series of episodic vignettes based on several of… More
Ken Stachnik
Better than Fear and Loathing...but not my cup of tea