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The manuscript, begun in 1959, was discovered amongst Thompson's papers by Johnny Depp. A web page about The Rum Diary. Interview: Amber Heard On Portraying Chenault in THE RUM DIARY "She's the kind of girl that will sneak out of a party and go skinny dipping by herself in the ocean. Amber Heard as Chenault in The Rum Diary (2011) Source: The Official Trailer for "The Rum Diary". The Rum Diary Critics Consensus. Chenault becomes the film's major metaphor, a beautiful property, outfitted in a gauzy beach robe and tight red carnival frock. thought he might end up if he lived to be that age, world worn and unmarried, only his typewriter and a couple of bags The next day, Chenault is gone, and Sanderson tells Kemp that he blew it. He Must Be a Sadist 16. With Johnny Depp, Giovanni Ribisi, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Rispoli. The material doesn't make for a straightforward story on screen. Hey folks, Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first shot of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard in a scene from The Rum Diary. Best scene in story: Furious that they have all lost their jobs, Sala and Kemp confront their editor & chief at a bar. Semi-autobiographical, The Rum Diary is lovingly and carefully written, not quite gonzo, although HST's linguistical stamp is certainly on every page. The writers at the Daily News become his only real friends on the island - Robert Sala, the fatalistic photographer; Moberg, the weird crime reporter; Yeamon, who is "a nut"; and Lotterman, the editor Home | It stars Johnny Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Rispoli, Amber Heard, Richard Jenkins, and Giovanni Ribisi. He also sells them hallucinogens, which they take. Moburg has been fired, and rants about killing Lotterman. Rum Diary 3. The Rum Diary isn't a perfect movie, not even close. Kemp works on a newspaper story. The Rum Diary (2011) Amber Heard as Chenault. It's colorful and amiable enough, and Depp's heart is clearly in the right place, but The Rum Diary fails to add sufficient focus to its rambling source material. Sweat Bee 10. If you haven't guessed already, Christine Othitis authors, maintains and illustrates The Great Thompson Hunt ;-), Back to top | In an rum- and drug-induced stupor, they wander about the docks. The website's critical consensus reads, "It's colorful and amiable enough, and Depp's heart is clearly in the right place, but The Rum Diary fails to add sufficient focus to its rambling source material. More details about "The Rum Diary": Written by Hunter S. Thompson (novel), "The Rum Diary" is an Action/Adventure/Drama film, released in the USA on November 28 of 2011 , starring Amber Heard (Chenault), Giovanni Ribisi (Moberg), Aaron Eckhart (Sanderson), Richard Jenkins (Lotterman), Amaury Nolasco (Segurra) and Michael Rispoli (Bob Sala).. As an actor, Michael Rispoli has been seen in … At thirty, Kemp feels he is "over [15], Wyatt Williams, writing for Creative Loafing, argues that "the movie version amounts to Thompson's whole vision of journalism, glossed and made plain by Hollywood. Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events [8] In 2009, Depp's production company Infinitum Nihil took on the project with the financial backing of King and his production company GK Films. In 2011, the novel was made into a movie starring Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, and Giovanni Ribisi. However, she is unattainable, in more ways than one. The Rum Diary is a work of great beauty. He meets Zimburger and Segarra, who want him to help with a real-estate scam. Paul/Chenault - What goes around Comes Around | The Rum Diary Zimburger takes Kemp and Sala to see the island property, then they head to St. Thomas for Carnival. Adaptions of Thompson books aren't easy to make. Should I post pictures directly or link to them… Kemp works on a newspaper story. They have accompanied Kemp (Hunter's character, whose voice carries the novel) and a few locals they met to a local black club. [7] During this stage, the author became so frustrated as to fire off an obscenity-laden letter calling the process a "waterhead fuckaround". Pink Jelly Remains 8. Sanderson bails them out. [9], In 2002, a new producer sought the project, and Benicio del Toro and Josh Hartnett were signed to star in the film adaptation. Lotterman returns, but won't publish Kemp's story. In The Rum Diary Chenault is not Sanderson’s girlfriend, but rather Yeamon’s. Rum is as plotless as Kemp's own life, but his passion for Chenault and his observational skills are the real story. Nick Nolte was also signed to star alongside Depp. Christopher Young. The owners of the bar beat up Sanderson and throw Kemp out of the club. The police arrive and break up the fight, then throw Sala and Kemp in jail. Find all 48 songs in The Rum Diary Soundtrack, with scene descriptions. fire extinguishers or roaring off into the desert with an attorney, fear no longer. Everyone's drunk, Chenault a bit more so, and is intent on dancing. Rockin' on Rooster (With My Dead Monkey's Mother) 9. The next day, Kemp meets with Sanderson's crew, who tell him that the US military is relinquishing the lease on some prime real estate, and is asked to pick up Chenault from her house. He also sells them some drugs, which they take. The next day, Chenault is gone, and Sanderson tells Kemp that he blew it. Books | Kemp and Chenault share a moment, but resist temptation. The Rum Diary is a 2011 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Bruce Robinson, based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Hunter S. Thompson. Kemp has an epiphany while under the influence, and resolves to write an exposé on Sanderson's shady deals. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Released on November 28 of 2011 in the USA, "The Rum Diary" is an Action/Adventure/Drama film written by Hunter S. Thompson (novel) , starring Amber Heard, Giovanni Ribisi, Aaron Eckhart, Richard Jenkins, Amaury Nolasco and Michael Rispoli. While waiting for an interview, Kemp meets Sanderson, a freelance realtor, who offers him a job writing advertisements for his latest venture. At night, they go to a club, and a drunk Chenault dances with local men to provoke Sanderson, with whom she has been fighting. Rum is as plotless as Kemp's own life, but his passion for Chenault and his observational skills are the real story. Kemp checks into a hotel, and while idling about on a boat in the sea, meets Chenault, who is skinny-dipping while avoiding a Union Carbide party. Moburg returns with leftover filters from a rum plant; they contain high-proof alcohol. [14] Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film a "C" on an A+ to F scale. the hump" and looks upon others with the sharp, dissectionary wit and insight that HST is so famous for. HST & Friends | Bruce Robinson joined to write the screenplay and to direct The Rum Diary. Black Note Blues 12. This photo, entitled "Amber Heard as Chenault in The Rum Diary (2011)", has been posted on Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 in the fan-made gallery dedicated to "The Rum Diary" (cinema). [7] In 2007, producer Graham King acquired all rights to the novel and sought to film the adaptation under Warner Independent Pictures. In an rum- and drug-induced stupor, they wander about the docks. When Sala and Kemp return home, Moburg tells them that Lotterman has left and that the paper will go out of business. A few weeks later, Paul is drawn into a fight between Yeamon and their boss. He said “The way I approached it was that the character of Paul Kemp is Raoul Duke as he was learning to speak. After travelling through Europe, he decides to give Puerto Rico a try, landing a job with the Daily News, "The Rum Diary" is an Action/Adventure/Drama film written by Hunter S. Thompson (novel), released on … My Car the Cockroach 13. The denouement falls rapidly, as suddenly everyone is running for their lives. The story involves a journalist named Paul Kemp who, in the 1950s, moves from New York to work for a major newspaper, The Daily News, in San Juan, Puerto … Like most of HST's works, the book comes full circle. Some savage drinking took place. [7] The independent production companies Shooting Gallery and SPi Films sought to adapt the novel into a film in 2000, and Johnny Depp was signed to star and to serve as executive producer. Moburg also tells them that Lotterman has closed the paper. Fun, Contact | I can’t imagine Johnny Depp producing an HST movie that changes the plot of the book so I am thinking the site you are cutting and pasting from has its facts wrong. They visit Papa Nebo, Moburg's hermaphrodite witch doctor, to lay a blessing on Sala's prize cockerel. "[16], Last edited on 28 December 2020, at 12:18, "Johnny Depp's Second Hunter Thompson Pic, 'Rum Diary,' Lands At FilmDistrict", "Movie Projector: 'Puss in Boots' to stomp on competition", "GK Films and Infinitum Nihil's The Rum Diary Lands at Filmdistrict", http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1964427/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cl_t40, "Depp toasts Hunter S. Thompson with 'Rum Diary, "Bruce Robinson: "I started drinking again because of, "Snow Ices Box Office: 'Puss In Boots' #1, 'Paranormal' #2, 'In Time' #3, 'Rum Diary' #4", "A rum diary: Fear and self-loathing in the multiplex", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Rum_Diary_(film)&oldid=996751396, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 28 December 2020, at 12:18. 2. The climax comes when Chenault disappears after a wild party on :) I'm not so impressed about the movie, but I love that couple! It is a wonder that it was never published sooner, for it is just as worthy as The Rum Diary may have its female lead. The end credits explain that Kemp makes it back to New York, marries Chenault, and becomes a successful journalist, having finally found his voice as a writer. [8] Depp, who previously starred in the 1998 film adaptation of Thompson's novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, was cast as the freelance journalist Paul Kemp. Kemp decides to print a last issue, telling the truth about Lotterman and Sanderson, as well as the stories Lotterman declined. Kemp begins to see the poverty of San Juan, but Lotterman does not want him to write about it, as it would be bad for tourism. I OWN NOTHING, NO COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT INTENDED. a struggling paper. Directed by Bruce Robinson. ... And, as much as The Rum Diary … Out of spite, Sanderson withdraws his bail, meaning that Kemp and Sala are now wanted by the police. This guy’s got something; there’s an energy burning underneath it, it’s just ready to pop up, shoot out.”, On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 51% based on 166 reviews, with a rating average of 5.62/10. This website is no longer being actively updated as of 2008. The story, about a world-weary, would-be novelist marking time at a newspaper in San Juan, languished for decades before finally getting published in 1998. When I was no longer in Johnny's environment I went back to sobriety. Search, When the Going gets Weird, the Weird turn Pro. Information and links may be outdated. Amber Heard is probably the most beautiful woman on earth. Last updated: Winter 2003. Like the island breeze, Rum moves at a leisurely pace. The Rum Diary: The Long Lost Novel ... Chenault makes everyone breakfast and Paul finds himself even deeper drawn to her beauty and her wit, even as he watches the control and lack of respect Yeamon showers on her. his possessions. When Salas and Kemp return home, Moberg tells them that Lotterman has left. Flagged Me Smiling. Kemp also meets Moburg, a deadbeat reporter who cannot be fired. Kemp visits Sanderson and spies on him having sex with Chenault. Perhaps Paul Kemp is a projection of how HST The main character of the novel, Paul Kemp, is a journalist in New York City who longs for adventure and excitement. Sanderson berates Kemp for involving Sala in the deal. [8] The project did not move past the development stage. Kemp and Sala immediately go on a drinking binge, which earns Kemp the enmity of his editor, Lotterman. Paul Kemp is an author who has not been able to sell a book. Lotterman returns, but will not publish Kemp's story. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for The Rum Diary [Original Soundtrack] - Christopher Young on AllMusic - 2011 When Salas and Kemp return home, Moberg tells them that Lotterman has left. fiction. They win, but return to the office to find that the printing presses have been confiscated. Note & Disclaimer | Mother of Balls 5. Everyone's drenched in sweat. Hefti-Tefti 15. and publisher. Articles & Essays | The Rum Diary is a 2011 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Bruce Robinson, based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Hunter S. Thompson.It stars Johnny Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Rispoli, Amber Heard, Richard Jenkins, and Giovanni Ribisi. 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