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Alice's Restaurant

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Intrigued by the counterculture tale of [[Performer~P92944~Arlo Guthrie~arloguthrie]]'s epic 1968 talking-blues record The Alice's Restaurant Massacree, director [[Performer~P106024~Arthur Penn~arthurpenn]], co-scripting with playwright [[Performer~P94151~Venable Herndon~venabelherndon]], adapted the song into the 1969 feature Alice's Restaurant. Hippie outsider Arlo ([[Performer~P92944~Guthrie~arloguthrie]], playing himself) encounters suspicion from the straight world; visits his dying father, renowned...more

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