Wyatt (Peter Fonda) and Billy (Dennis Hopper), two Harley-riding hippies, complete a drug deal in Southern California and decide to travel cross-country in search of spiritual truth.
On their journey, they experience bigotry and hatred from the inhabitants of small-town America and meet with other travellers seeking alternative lifestyles.
After a terrifying drug experience in New Orleans, the two travellers wonder if they will ever find a way to live peacefully in America.
‘Easy Rider is very likely the clearest and most disturbing presentation of the angry estrangement of American youth to be brought to the screen’ – Hollywood Reporter
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