William S. Burroughs: A Man Within

William S. Burroughs was one of the most celebrated American authors of the second half of the 20th century, but he was nearly as famous for being the counterculture’s leading curmudgeon for close to 40 years. He was a friend and confidante of Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac; however, Burroughs and his work never really fit in with the Beat movement. He...read more

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01:40 — Featuring never before seen footage as well as exclusive interviews with his closest friends and colleagues.
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01:41 — The film investigates the life of legendary beat author and American icon, William S. Burroughs. Born the heir of the Burroughs' adding machine estate (more…)
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04:28 — The film features never before seen footage of William S. Burroughs, as well as exclusive interviews with his closest friends and colleagues including (more…)
A Man Within Feature Trailer
01:41 — Featuring never-before-seen archival footage of Burroughs, as well as exclusive interviews with colleagues and confidants including John Waters, Patti (more…)

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  • Released: 2010
  • Review: William S. Burroughs was one of the most celebrated American authors of the second half of the 20th century, but he was nearly as famous for being the counterculture’s leading curmudgeon for close to 40 years. He was a friend and confidante of Allen Ginsbe… (more)

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