A true story, about the rise of the American drug culture in the 1970's. A spectacular drama spanning 5 decades, the film follows one man's turbulent journey in the dangerous world of drug trafficking where cold hard cash manipulates loyalties, friendships, and family.
- " This is one of the few drug movies where you actually feel a little sorry for the drug-dealing coke-infested lead character. " – Candice Frederick
- " Johnny Depp stars and, despite some pretty awful makeup, nails his performance as George Jung. " – Jeffrey M. Anderson
- " The story here is intriguing, but there is something hinted at in between the plot that really struck me. " – Mark Dujsik