“Young surfer Nick (Josh Hutcherson) thinks all his dreams have come true when he goes to visit his brother in Colombia. Against an idyllic backdrop of blue lagoons and white beaches he falls madly in love with a beautiful Colombian girl called Maria (Claudia Traisac). It all seems perfect until he meets her uncle, one Pablo Escobar (Benicio Del Toro).”
Well, Actor Benicio Del Toro does look the part!
Take a look to the film poster:
For those who don’t know, Pablo Escobar, known as the king of cocaine was was a notorious and wealthy Colombian drug lord: he had an estimated net-worth of US$ 30 billion by the early 1990s.
The release date of Paradise Lost is set to October 15, 2014 (in Spain).