Tag: heroin

Walk the Walk (1970) 4.1

Walk the Walk (1970)

Storyline:A young black theological student battles against his heroin addiction and alcoholism.User Reviews: "Walk the Walk" may be a piece of cheap Z-Movie exploitation but it's clear from its opening scen...

The Jericho Mile (TV Movie 1979) 7.3

The Jericho Mile (TV Movie 1979)

Storyline:Larry "Rain" Murphy is stuck in Folsom Prison for life on a first-degree murder charge. An inmate who prefers to be alone, Murphy spends much of his time running around the facility's track. When he begins r...

Perfect High (TV Movie 2015) 6.1

Perfect High (TV Movie 2015)

Storyline:Sweet suburban teen Amanda is introduced by her new friends to prescription drug-sharing, but the recreational fun soon leads her to a life-altering heroin addiction.User Reviews: Perfect High revolves aroun...

Pusher III (2005) 7.3

Pusher III (2005)

Storyline:In this third installment of the Pusher trilogy we follow Milo, the charismatic Serbian (bad) cook slash Copenhagen druglord preparing the food for his daughter's birthday, attending rehab meetings from his ...

Christiane F. (1981) 7.6

Christiane F. (1981)

Storyline:This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 1970s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14-year-old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a typical multi-story apartment buildin...

Shifty (2009) 5.9

Shifty (2009)

Storyline:Shifty, a young crack cocaine dealer in London, sees his life quickly spiral out of control when his best friend returns home. Stalked by a customer desperate to score at all costs, and with his family about...

Clean (2004) 6.7

Clean (2004)

Storyline:After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.User Reviews:

Broken (2006) 5.4

Broken (2006)

Storyline:A waitress confronts all the wrong turns she has made in her short life and ultimately ends up facing the biggest wrong turn of all: her dangerous ex-boyfriend who's determined to win back her love or die tr...

Buffalo Soldiers (2001) 6.4

Buffalo Soldiers (2001)

Storyline:Set just before the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Sgt. Ray Elwood is an American soldier stationed at a German army camp. A soldier because a judge gave him a choice between the army and jail, Ray spends ...

Violent City (1970) 6.6

Violent City (1970)

Storyline:After a bloody double-cross leaves him for dead, professional hit man Jeff tracks the shooter and his beautiful mistress to New Orleans. But when Jeff takes both revenge and the woman, he finds himself black...

The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) 7.5

The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)

Storyline:Frankie Machine is a skilled card dealer and one-time heroin addict. When he returns home from jail, he struggles to find a new livelihood and to avoid slipping back into addiction. Written b...

Permanent Midnight (1998) 6.3

Permanent Midnight (1998)

Storyline:Comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script conferences. Departing detox, Stahl explores memories wit...

Permanent Midnight (1998) 6.3

Permanent Midnight (1998)

Storyline:Comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script conferences. Departing detox, Stahl explores memories wit...

The Organization (1971) 6

The Organization (1971)

Storyline:After a group of young revolutionaries break into a corporation's headquarters and steal $5,000,000 worth of heroin to keep it off the street, they call on San Francisco Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs for as...

Dublin Oldschool (2018) 6.3

Dublin Oldschool (2018)

Storyline:Join Jason, a wannabe DJ, on a drug-fuelled trip through the streets of Dublin as he stumbles from one session to another. Somewhere between the DJs, decks, and drug busts he stumbles across a familiar face ...

Liquid Sky (1982) 6.1

Liquid Sky (1982)

Storyline:Invisible aliens in a tiny flying saucer come to Earth looking for heroin. They land on top of a New York apartment inhabited by a drug dealer and her female, androgynous, bisexual nymphomaniac lover, a fash...

Exit Wounds (2001) 5.5

Exit Wounds (2001)

Storyline:Orin Boyd (Seagal) is a Detroit cop who doesn't follow rules. After he saved the Vice President by violating every order he received he is transferred to one of the worst precincts in the city. There he quic...

Requiem for a Dream (2000) 8.3

Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Storyline:Sara Goldfarb (Ellen Burstyn) is a retired widow, living in a small apartment. She spends most of her time watching TV, especially a particular self-help show. She has delusions of rising above her current d...

American Gangster (2007) 7.8

American Gangster (2007)

Storyline:Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly f...

6 Balloons (2018) 5.8

6 Balloons (2018)

Storyline:A woman (Jacobson) learns her brother (Franco) has relapsed on heroin.User Reviews: While it wasn't perfect, I can say from the personal experience of having spouse addicted to heroin, that this film honestl...

The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966) 5.7

The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)

Storyline:In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject a radioactive compound into a seized shipment of opium, in the hopes that it will lead them to the main...