About

Portland, Oregon, 1971. Bob Hughes is the charismatic leader of a peculiar quartet, formed by his wife, Dianne, and another couple, Rick and Nadine, who skillfully steal from drugstores and hospital medicine cabinets in order to appease their insatiable need for drugs. But neither fun nor luck last forever.

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Directed by

Gus Van Sant

Written by

Gus Van Sant (Screenplay)
Daniel Yost (Screenplay)
James Fogle (Novel)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

drug abuse drugstore 1970s drug addiction group therapy junkie drug stealing portland, oregon support group burglars opioid use disorder

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