The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
- Year: 2000
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Crime, Drama
- Studio: Artisan Entertainment, Thousand Words, Protozoa Pictures
- Keyword: drug dealer, corruption, drug abuse, unsociability, degradation, insanity, heroin, drug addiction, junkie, hallucination, speed, diet, orderly, surrealism, illusion, fondling, drug use, grief, drug pusher, marijuana, chain gang, postmodern, drug trade, psychiatrist, drugged, illegal prostitution, gay parent, subculture, bitterness, hatred, industrial music, force feeding, decadence, marijuana joint, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, heroin addict, prescription drug abuse, eating disorder, heroin addiction, voyeurism, brunette, sign languages, shock, narcotics, hospitalization, incarceration, gay theme, lesbian, cautionary tale, methamphetamine, drug addict, moral corruption, psychological drama, split screen, cult film
- Director: Darren Aronofsky
- Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans, Christopher McDonald, Sean Gullette