Escobar: Paradise Lost
Director: Andrea Di Stafano
Cast: Josh Hutcherson, Claudia Traisac, Benecio del Toro
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Language: English, Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Spain, Belgium, Panama 2014 120 mins.
Released by Munro Film Services
Nick (Josh Hutcherson) thinks he has found paradise when he goes to join his brother in Colombia. A turquoise lagoon, an ivory beach, perfect waves – it’s a dream for this young Canadian surfer. Then he meets Maria (Claudia Traisac), a stunning Colombian girl. They fall madly in love, and everything is going great. That is, until Maria introduces Nick to her uncle: Pablo Escobar (Benecio del Toro).