Based on a True Story.

Genres: Crime, Drama
A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes bankrupt. George does not want the same thing to happen to him, and his friend Tuna, in the 1960's, suggests that he deal marijuana. He is a big hit in California in the 1960's, yet he goes to jail, where he finds out about the wonders of cocaine. As a result, when released, he gets rich by bringing cocaine to America. However, he soon pays the price.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 2001-04-04
Run time: 124 minute / 2:4
Budget: $53,000,000
Revenue: $83,282,296
Director: Ted Demme
Writers: David McKenna, Nick Cassavetes.
Production Company : New Line Cinema
Production Country: United States of America


Johnny Depp
as George Jung
Penélope Cruz
as Mirtha Jung
Ethan Suplee
as Tuna
Ray Liotta
as Fred Jung
Franka Potente
as Barbara Buckley
Rachel Griffiths
as Ermine Jung
Paul Reubens
as Derek Foreal
Jordi Mollà
as Diego Delgado
Cliff Curtis
as Pablo Escobar
Miguel Sandoval
as Augusto Oliveras
Kevin Gage
as Leon Minghella
Max Perlich
as Kevin Dulli
Jesse James
as Young George
Lola Glaudini
as Rada
Emma Roberts
as Young Kristina Jung
Jaime King
as Kristina Jung
Miguel Pérez
as Alessandro
Dan Ferro
as Cesar Toban
Tony Amendola
as Sanchez
Bobcat Goldthwait
as Mr. T
Michael Tucci
as Dr. Bay
Monet Mazur
as Maria
Jennifer Gimenez
as Inez
Julia Vera
as Clara Blanca
Elizabeth Rodriguez
as Martha Oliveras
Ted Demme
as Archie Sigmond
John Harrington Bland
as FBI Waiter #1
Brantley Bush
as FBI Waiter #3
Jimmy Burke
as FBI Waiter #4
Genevieve Maylam
as Beach Woman #1
Tracy Falco
as Beach Woman #2
Pamela Abdy
as Beach Woman #3
Kevin Chapman
as DEA Eastham
Daniel Escobar
as Emilio Ochoa
Ted Demme Director

David McKenna Screenplay
Nick Cassavetes Screenplay

Michael De Luca Executive Producer
Ted Demme Producer
Georgia Kacandes Executive Producer
Denis Leary Producer
Jose Ludlow Line Producer
Joel Stillerman Producer

Graeme Revell Original Music Composer

Ellen Kuras Director of Photography

Kevin Tent Editor

Avy Kaufman Casting

Michael Z. Hanan Production Design
David Ensley Art Direction

Costume & Make-Up
Ve Neill Makeup Artist

Bruce Porter Book

Douglas A. Mowat Set Decoration

Richard Dwan Jr. Dialogue Editor

Tomás Krejcí Producer

Costume & Make-Up
Donna O'Neal Set Costumer
Mark Bridges Costume Design

Cheree Welsh Art Department Coordinator

Pamela Alch Script Supervisor

Lorey Sebastian Still Photographer

Richard Ford Music Editor
Amanda Scheer-Demme Music Supervisor

Susan McNamara Associate Producer
Susan McNamara Production Supervisor

Allan Byer Production Sound Mixer
Michael Keller Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Patrick Cyccone Jr. Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Glenn T. Morgan Dialogue Editor

Mark P. Stoeckinger Supervising Sound Editor
Victor Ray Ennis Supervising Sound Editor
Keenan Wyatt Boom Operator

Tracy Falco Associate Producer
Hillary Sherman Associate Producer

Costume & Make-Up
Whitney James Makeup Department Head

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