Young surfer Nick (Josh Hutcherson) thinks all his dreams have come true when he gets to visit his brother in Colombia. Against an idyllic backdrop of blue lagoons and white beaches, he falls madly in love with a beautiful girl. It all seems perfect until he meets her uncle, the famous drug kingpin Pablo Escobar (Benicio Del Toro). Nick soon finds his life on the line when he’s pulled into the dangerous world of the family business.
- Rent $3.99
- Buy $7.99
Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: Its focus drifts frustratingly away from the titular druglord, but Escobar: Paradise Lost remains a mildly diverting drama, thanks largely to Benicio del Toro's glowering performance.
Powerful performance in violent movie about drug lord.