Tag: Gus Van Sant

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Rain Phoenix’s ‘LaunchLeft’ Podcast Celebrates ‘My Own Private Idaho’ 30th Anniversary On 9/28

Thirty years ago, My Own Private Idaho (MOPI), the groundbreaking film starring River Phoenix and Keanu Reeves, was released and ultimately became a pivotal part of the rise of independent film as a mainstream cultural force. In celebration of the iconoclastic 1991 film by writer/director Gus Van Sant, the film’s producer Laurie Parker, and Phoenix’s […]