Where the Buffalo Roam Poster

Release Date: 1980

DVD Release Date: January 11th, 2000

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
In 1968, drug-addled journalist Hunter S. Thompson (Bill Murray) covers the drug possession trial of a group of young people defended by Thompson's old friend Carl Lazlo (Peter Boyle). After Lazlo loses the case, the idealistic lawyer and the cynical writer go their separate ways, but meet again five years later while Thompson is covering the Super Bowl. Now a revolutionary who has abandoned the legal system, Lazlo attempts to get Thompson to join his cause.

Cast: Bill Murray, Peter Boyle, Rene Auberjonois, Bruno Kirby, R. G. Armstrong, Danny Goldman, Rafael Campos, Leonard Frey

Director: Art Linson

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Universal/Universal Int

Keywords: Fall, Dark, 1970s, Judge, 1960s, Los Angeles, Offbeat