Escobar: Paradise Lost

February 26, 2015

Directed by: Andrea Di Stefano; Starring: Josh Hutcherson, Benicio Del Toro, Brady Corbet; Genre: Romance | Thriller; Age: +12; Time: 120min

Nick, a young surfer, thinks he has found paradise when he joins his brother in Colombia. A turquoise lagoon, an ivory beach with perfect waves, a dream for a young Canadian surfer. There he meets Maria, a beautiful Colombian, with whom he falls madly in love. Everything seems perfect until Maria introduces Nick to her uncle, Pablo Escobar. At first, Nick let’s himself be seduced by the aura around a figure so idolized and so hated, but gradually the dream turns into a nightmare.