certainly will be interesting
It's not supposed to be on the same level as Fear and Loathing. The Rum Diaries is a completely different monster. Its Hunter S. back in the day, when he had just started as a journalist. It'll have a similar feel but dont expect the same level of madness.
indeed, especially considering the difference in director this time around...though Bruce Robinson is certainly no slouch
Now look, I love Johnny Depp, but he doesn't do much for me in the looks department, never really floated my boat if you get what I mean; but now in THIS picture I need a hug, a cigarette and a good sigh of satisfaction! ;-)