Director Bruce Robinson
Year 2011
Starring Johnny Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Richard Jenkins, Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Rispoli
Rating R
Run Time 120min
Age Policy

18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with a parent guardian. No children under the age of 6 will be allowed.

More Info IMDb

THE RUM DIARY tells the increasingly unhinged story of itinerant journalist Paul Kemp (Depp). Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden editor Lotterman (Jenkins). Adopting the rum-soaked lifestyle of the late ‘50s version of Hemingway’s “The Lost Generation,” Paul soon becomes entangled with a very attractive American woman, Chenault (Heard) and her fiancée Sanderson (Eckhart), a businessman involved in shady property development deals. It is within this world that Kemp ultimately discovers his true voice as a writer and integrity as a man.

With Rum specials! (Only at the Ritz)

Dark and Stormy: Maine Root Ginger Brew and Gosling’s Black Seal Rum
Hunter’s Ruin: Oakheart Spiced Rum, Orange Juice, Bitters & Soda
Island Negroni: Light Rum, Sweet Vermouth, Aperol
Classic Cuban Daiquri: Light Rum, Lime and Sugar, served straight up

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