Director: Dennis Hopper Run Time: 95 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1969
Starring: Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson, Peter Fonda
Sidebar Screening to Dennis Hopper’s “Out of the Blue”
Indisputably one of Hopper’s greatest achievements as a filmmaker, actor, and cultural icon, EASY RIDER follows the cross-country road trip of two shaggy hippies (Fonda and Hopper) and their free-spirited lawyer companion (Nicholson).
“It succeeds where it matters most, in communicating a yearning vision of a different way of life, in an America seen as a vast, unexplored repository of beauty, optimism and adventure.” – Tom Milne, Sight & Sound