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Alexander Kitman Ho (born 1950), known as A. Kitman Ho, is an American film producer.
Alcoholism, also known as alcohol use disorder (AUD), is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in mental or physical health problems.
An American Prayer is the ninth and final studio album by the Doors.
Andy Warhol (born Andrew Warhola; August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.
Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD or APD) is a personality disorder characterized by a long term pattern of disregard for, or violation of, the rights of others.
Bill Graham (born Wulf Wolodia Grajonca; January 8, 1931 – October 25, 1991) was a German-American impresario and rock concert promoter from the 1960s until his death in 1991 in a helicopter crash.
Bill Siddons (born 1948) is an American music manager, best known for managing The Doors from 1968 to 1972.
William Michael Albert Broad (born 30 November 1955), known professionally as Billy Idol, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and actor.
A biographical film, or biopic (abbreviation for biographical motion picture), is a film that dramatizes the life of a non-fictional or historically-based person or people.
Paul David Hewson, KBE OL (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist.
Brian Russell De Palma (born September 11, 1940) is an American film director and screenwriter.
Buick, formally the Buick Motor Division, is an upscale automobile brand of the American manufacturer General Motors (GM).
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
Carolco Pictures, Inc. was an American independent motion picture production company that, within a decade, went from producing such blockbuster successes as Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, and the first three films of the Rambo series to being bankrupted by box office bombs such as Cutthroat Island and Showgirls.
CBS Interactive Inc. (formerly CBS Digital Media Group) is an American media company and is a division of the CBS Corporation.
Celtic Neopaganism refers to Contemporary Pagan or contemporary polytheist movements based on Celtic polytheism.
The Coconut Grove Convention Center (also known as the Coconut Grove Expo Center), formerly the Dinner Key Auditorium, was an indoor arena in Miami, Florida.
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. (commonly known as Columbia Pictures and Columbia, formerly CBC Film Sales Corporation, and stylized as COLUMBIA) is an American film studio, production company and film distributor that is a member of the Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, a division of Sony Entertainment's Sony Pictures subsidiary of the Japanese multinational conglomerate Sony Corporation.
Costas Mandylor (born Constantinos "Costas" Theodosopoulos Greek: Κωνσταντίνος "Κώστας" Θεοδοσόπουλος; 3 September 1965) is a Greek Australian actor.
A counterculture (also written counter-culture) is a subculture whose values and norms of behavior differ substantially from those of mainstream society, often in opposition to mainstream cultural mores.
Crispin Hellion Glover (born April 20, 1964) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, recording artist, publisher, and author.
David Brenner is a film editor known (along with fellow film editors Joe Hutshing, Pietro Scalia and Julie Monroe) for having been one of director Oliver Stone's 'hot shot' group of up-and-coming film editors.
Death Valley is a desert valley located in Eastern California, in the northern Mojave Desert bordering the Great Basin Desert.
Deborah Anne Mazar Corcos (born August 13, 1964) is an American actress and television personality, known for playing sharp-tongued women.
Development hell or development limbo is media industry jargon for a project that remains in development (often moving between different crews, scripts, or studios) without progressing to completion.
A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record.
Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance: a play performed in a theatre, or on radio or television.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
Elektra Records is an American major record label owned by Warner Music Group, founded in 1950 by Jac Holzman and Paul Rickolt.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
An entheogen is a class of psychoactive substances that induce any type of spiritual experience aimed at development.
Eric Victor Burdon (born 11 May 1941) is an English singer-songwriter and actor.
Evita is a 1996 American musical drama film based on the 1976 concept album of the same name produced by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, which also inspired a 1978 musical.
Fascination with death has occurred throughout human history, characterized by obsessions with death and all things related to death and the afterlife.
Flixster was an American social movie site for discovering new movies, learning about movies, and meeting others with similar tastes in movies.
Florida (Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.
Floyd Westerman, also known as Kanghi Duta i.e. "Red Crow" in Dakota (August 17, 1936 – December 13, 2007), was a Sioux musician, political activist, and actor.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Frank Joseph Whaley (born July 20, 1963) is an American actor, film director, screenwriter and comedian.
Free love is a social movement that accepts all forms of love.
German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe.
Germans (Deutsche) are a Germanic ethnic group native to Central Europe, who share a common German ancestry, culture and history.
Gloria Stavers (October 3, 1927 – April 1, 1983) was the editor in chief of 16 Magazine.
A hallucinogen is a psychoactive agent which can cause hallucinations, perceptual anomalies, and other substantial subjective changes in thoughts, emotion, and consciousness.
Handfasting is a rural folkloric and neopagan custom, initially found in western European countries, in which a couple hold a commitment ceremony.
Heart failure (HF), often referred to as congestive heart failure (CHF), is when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs.
A hippie (sometimes spelled hippy) is a member of a counterculture, originally a youth movement that began in the United States during the mid-1960s and spread to other countries around the world.
Ian Robert Astbury (born 14 May 1962) is an English singer and songwriter.
Imagine Entertainment (formerly Imagine Films Entertainment and also known simply as Imagine) is an American film and television production company founded in 1986 by director Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer.
Indecent exposure is the deliberate exposure in public or in view of the general public by a person of a portion or portions of his or her body, in circumstances where the exposure is contrary to local moral or other standards of appropriate behavior.
INXS (a phonetic play on "in excess") were an Australian rock band, formed as The Farriss Brothers in 1977 in Sydney, New South Wales.
Jennifer Collene Rubin (born April 3, 1962) is an American actress and former model.
Jennifer Tilly (born Jennifer Ellen Chan; September 16, 1958) is an American-Canadian actress and poker player.
Jerry Gordon Sturm (born December 31, 1936) is an American former gridiron football player.
James Douglas Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead vocalist of the Doors.
Joe Hutshing is an American film editor who grew up in San Diego, California and is best known for working multiple times with film director, Oliver Stone and well as with film director Cameron Crowe (who is also from San Diego, California).
Joel Lee Brodsky (October 7, 1939 – March 1, 2007) was an American photographer, best known for his photography of musicians, particularly his iconic "Young Lion" photographs of Jim Morrison.
John Paul Densmore (born December 1, 1944) is an American musician, songwriter, author and actor.
John Joseph Travolta (born February 18, 1954) is an American actor, film producer, dancer and singer.
John Christopher Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, producer, and musician.
Joshua Evans (born January 16, 1971) is an American filmmaker, screenwriter, author and actor best known for his role in Born on the Fourth of July (1989).
Kathleen Denise Quinlan (born November 19, 1954) is an American film and television actress.
Kelly Hu (born February 13, 1968) is an American actress, voice artist, former fashion model and beauty queen.
Kevin Brady Dillon (born August 19, 1965 is an American actor. He is best known for portraying Johnny "Drama" Chase on the HBO comedy series Entourage, Bunny in the war film Platoon, and John Densmore in the musical biopic The Doors. He was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for his performance on Entourage.
Kyle Merritt MacLachlan (born February 22, 1959).
"L.A. Woman" is a song by American rock band the Doors.
"Light My Fire" is a song by the Doors, which was recorded in August 1966 and released in January 1967 on their self-titled debut album.
This is a list of films featuring hallucinogens.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.
Martin Charles Scorsese (born November 17, 1942) is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor and film historian, whose career spans more than 50 years.
Meg Ryan (born Margaret Mary Emily Anne Hyra; November 19, 1961) is an American actress, director, and producer.
Mary Louise "Meryl" Streep (born June 22, 1949) is an American actress.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.
Michael Kelland John Hutchence (22 January 1960 – 22 November 1997) was an Australian musician and actor.
Michael Søren Madsen (born September 25, 1957) is an American actor, producer, director, writer, poet and photographer.
Michael Anthony Claudio Wincott (born January 21, 1958) is a Canadian actor known for his deep, raspy voice and for being cast in villainous roles.
Miriam "Mimi" Rogers (née Spickler; born January 27, 1956) is an American film and television actress, producer and competitive poker player.
The Mojave Desert is an arid rain-shadow desert and the driest desert in North America.
Mysticism is the practice of religious ecstasies (religious experiences during alternate states of consciousness), together with whatever ideologies, ethics, rites, myths, legends, and magic may be related to them.
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.
New Haven is a coastal city in the U.S. state of Connecticut.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer, songwriter, musician, model, and actress.
The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.
William Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946) is an American writer and filmmaker.
Pamela Susan Courson (December 22, 1946 – April 25, 1974) was a long-term companion of Jim Morrison, singer of The Doors.
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Patricia Arquette (born April 8, 1968) is an Academy Award winning American actress.
Patricia Kennealy-Morrison (born Patricia Kennely; March 4, 1946) is an American author and journalist.
Paul Allen Rothchild (April 18, 1935 – March 30, 1995) was a prominent American record producer of the late 1960s and 1970s, widely known for his historic work with The Doors, producing Janis Joplin's final album Pearl and early production of The Paul Butterfield Blues Band.
Paul Hamilton Williams Jr. (born September 19, 1940) is an American composer, singer, songwriter and actor.
Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American dancer, choreographer, singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality.
Cemetery (Cimetière du Père-Lachaise,; formerly,, "Cemetery of the East") is the largest cemetery in the city of Paris, although there are larger cemeteries in the city's suburbs.
Platoon is a 1986 American anti-war film written and directed by Oliver Stone, starring Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, and Charlie Sheen.
Psychedelics are a class of drug whose primary action is to trigger psychedelic experiences via serotonin receptor agonism, causing thought and visual/auditory changes, and altered state of consciousness.
Public relations (PR) is the practice of managing the spread of information between an individual or an organization (such as a business, government agency, or a nonprofit organization) and the public.
Q is a popular music magazine published monthly in the United Kingdom.
Randall Jahnson is an American writer, director and producer.
Raymond Daniel Manzarek Jr. (né Manczarek; February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013) was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author, best known as a member of The Doors from 1965 to 1973, which he co-founded with singer and lyricist Jim Morrison.
Recreational drug use is the use of a psychoactive drug to induce an altered state of consciousness for pleasure, by modifying the perceptions, feelings, and emotions of the user.
Richard Tiffany Gere (born August 31, 1949) is an American actor and humanitarian activist.
Robert Alan "Robby" Krieger (born January 8, 1946) is an American guitarist and singer-songwriter best known as the guitarist of the rock band the Doors, and as such has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Robert Bridge Richardson, (born August 27, 1955) is an American cinematographer.
Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.
Sky "Sunlight" Saxon (August 20, 1937 – June 25, 2009) was an American rock and roll musician, best known as the leader and singer of the 1960s Los Angeles psychedelic garage rock band The Seeds.
Southern Connecticut State University (also known as Southern and frequently abbreviated as Southern Connecticut, Southern Connecticut State, and SCSU) is a state university in Connecticut.
The swastika (as a character 卐 or 卍) is a geometrical figure and an ancient religious icon from the cultures of Eurasia, where it has been and remains a symbol of divinity and spirituality in Indian religions, Chinese religions, Mongolian and Siberian shamanisms.
A technical advisor is an individual who is an expert in a particular field of knowledge, hired to provide detailed information and advice to people working in that field.
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in Canada, the United States, some of the Caribbean islands, and Liberia.
The Cult are a British rock band formed in 1983.
The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and John Densmore on drums.
The Doors is the debut album by the American rock band the Doors, released on January 4, 1967.
The Doors: Original Soundtrack Recording is the soundtrack to Oliver Stone's 1991 film The Doors.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran on CBS from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by New York entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan.
The Soft Parade is the fourth studio album by the American rock band the Doors, and was released on Elektra Records on July 18, 1969.
The Velvet Underground was an American rock band formed in 1964 in New York City by singer/guitarist Lou Reed, multi-instrumentalist John Cale, guitarist Sterling Morrison, and drummer Angus MacLise (replaced by Moe Tucker in 1965).
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Tom Baker (August 23, 1940 – September 2, 1982) was an American actor who starred in the Andy Warhol film I, A Man (1967).
Thomas Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV; July 3, 1962) is an American actor and producer.
The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.
TriStar Pictures, Inc. (spelled as Tri-Star until 1991 and stylized as TRISTAR) is an American film studio that is a division of the Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, part of Sony Pictures whose owned by Japanese multinational conglomerate Sony Corporation.
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin formed in 1976.
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, United States.
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
Val Edward Kilmer (born December 31, 1959) is an American actor.
Venice is a residential, commercial, and recreational beachfront neighborhood within Los Angeles, California.
Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
When You're Strange is a 2009 documentary film about the American rock band the Doors.
Whisky a Go Go is a nightclub in West Hollywood, California.
Wicca, also termed Pagan Witchcraft, is a contemporary Pagan new religious movement.
William Friedkin (born August 29, 1935)Biskind, p. 200.
William Moses Kunstler (July 7, 1919 – September 4, 1995) was an American radical lawyer and civil rights activist, known for his politically unpopular clients.
Willow is a 1988 American high fantasy film directed by Ron Howard, produced and with a story by George Lucas, and starring Warwick Davis, Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Jean Marsh, and Billy Barty.
Witchcraft or witchery broadly means the practice of and belief in magical skills and abilities exercised by solitary practitioners and groups.
16 was a fan magazine published in New York City.
The 17th Moscow International Film Festival was held from 8 to 19 July 1991.
The year 1997 in film involved many significant films, including the blockbuster success Titanic, and the beginning of the film studio DreamWorks.
The 27 Club is a list of popular musicians, artists, or actors who died at age twenty-seven.