Easy Rider is a 1969 American road movie written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern, produced by Fonda and directed by Hopper. It tells the story of two bikers (played by Fonda and Hopper) who travel through the American Southwest and South after selling a large score of cocaine. The success of Easy Rider helped spark the New Hollywood era of filmmaking during the early 1970s. The film was added to the Library of Congress National Registry in 1998. 
 
A landmark counterculture film, and a "touchstone for a generation" that "captured the national imagination", Easy Rider explores the societal landscape, issues, and tensions in the United States during the 1960s, such as the rise and fall of the hippie movement, drug use, and communal lifestyle. In Easy Rider, real drugs were used in scenes showing the use of marijuana and other substances.

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Mercedes-Benz Commercial for Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and Super Bowl LI 2017

Mercedes-Benz Commercial for Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and Super Bowl LI 2017

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Kin part of Justified Season 4

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Season: 4 / Episode: 5

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Ava tells Johnny, "Johnny, I don't mind you playing 'Easy Rider' but don't tell me how to run my girls".
Phyllis' Wedding part of The Office Season 3

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Season: 3 / Episode: 15

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Michael continues with his wedding toast, telling the guests that back in high school, Phyllis' nickname was 'Easy Rider'.

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