HOWL (Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, 2010)

Allen Ginsberg’s rhythmic, gripping, Whitmanian Howl was first published in 1956 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who the following year in San Francisco, as a result, was put on trial for obscenity. The poem, among the highlights of the Beat movement, is read in its entirety, by James Franco, who portrays Ginsberg, in the film by Rob […]