over 2 years
Same rags to riches story involving drugs told many times before
Wants to be a Scorsese film so badly that it's kind of sad.
over 5 years
Loved it. Interesting and sad.
A really great movie to have seen once.
over 6 years
Good story to the rise and fall of a drug lord. Stay in school, kids.
almost 7 years
Ponekad se čini kao da, nije bilo Džonijevog monologa na kraju, ne bi bilo to to. Dobar.
over 7 years
I like 70s flicks. Especially those that demonstrate how awesome the times were.
Blow is a 2001 biopic about the American cocaine smuggler George Jung, directed by Ted Demme. David McKenna and Nick Cassavetes adapted Bruce Porter's 1993 book Blow: How a Small Town Boy Made $100 Million with the Medellín Cocaine Cartel and Lost It All for the screenplay. It is based on the real life stories of George Jung, Pablo Escobar, Carlos Lehder, and the Medellín Cartel. The film's title comes from a slang term for cocaine.
The film opens to a young George (Johnny Depp) and his parents Fred (Ray Liotta) and Ermine (Rachel Griffiths) of Weymouth, Massachusetts. When George is ten years old, Fred files for bankruptcy and loses everything, but tries to make George realize that money is not important.
As an adult, George moves to Southern California with his friend "Tuna" (Ethan Suplee) and they meet an airline stewardess who introduces them to Derek Foreal (Paul Reubens), the main dealer. With Derek's help, George and Tuna make a lot of money. Kevin Dulli (Max Perlich), a...