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Allen Ginsberg

Kill Your Darlings (2013)

It is hard to make a film truly engaging when faced with bringing true life to the big screen.  The idea of murdering a spurned lover is such a common plot device, it is now overly used in bad ‘obsessive/doomed’ relationship stories that…

Kill Your Darlings (2013)

Lucien Carr (Dane DeHaan) is a charismatic and rebellious student at Columbia University who draws the attention of new literature student Allen Ginsberg (Daniel Radcliffe). Ginsberg isn’t afraid to challenge his lecturer on great writing…

Howl (2010)

It stands to reason that a film based on the most famous work of renowned Beat poet Allen Ginsberg is strikingly unconventional in its form and construction. Ginsberg was at the forefront of the Beat Generation that also brought us Jack…