The Music and the Movies: Episode 6: Ina Beatnik Mood

October 17th, 2021 by Robert Horton

How did the movies treat the Beat movement? This episode looks at a few authentic cinematic experiments by the likes of Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs, intriguing projects inspired by the Beats, and shameless (sometimes hilarious) Hollywood cash-ins on the beatnik phenomenon.