Box Office: $0.4M
PRINCIPAL CASTJames Franco, David Strathairn, Alan Alda, Jeff Daniels, Mary-Louise Parker, Paul Rudd, Jon Hamm
DIRECTORJeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
WRITERJeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
In his famously confessional style, Ginsberg — poet, counter-culture icon, and chronicler of the Beat Generation — recounts the road trips, love affairs, and search for personal liberation that led to HOWL, the most timeless work of his career. HOWL interweaves three stories: the unfolding of the landmark 1957 obscenity trial; an imaginative animated ride through the prophetic masterpiece; and a unique portrait of a man who found new ways to express himself, and in doing so, changed his own life and galvanized a generation.
strong sexual content including language and images, and for some drug material