Essays Tagged: "George Jung"

Drugs in the Media

e caused, it makes you never want to try it.In the movie Blow, they show the evil that drugs bring. George Jung, the main character, gets busted for the first time with over 600 pounds of marijuana. H ... . He spends some time in jail where he meets a man affiliated with Pablo Escobar. Once out of jail, George begins his cocaine empire. He marries one of Escobar's nieces and becomes part of the family. ...

(4 pages) 94 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Blown Away

to be known, but does anyone know how cocaine made its way to Hollywood.In Blow, Johnny Depp plays George Jung, the man who made more than 60 million dollars bringing cocaine to the households of mov ... ful new wife Mirtha (Penelope Cruz), Jung is on top of the world.Mirtha brings out the wild side of George, and the two spend all of their time together snorting cocaine without a care in the world. P ...

(3 pages) 1108 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol


Blow The movie Blow is about a drug dealer named George Jung. George lived in Massachusetts with his parents until him and his friend Tuna moved to C ... ntroduced them to smoke marijuana. They figured that they could make money in selling marijuana, so George, Tuna, Barbie, and Dooley started dealing it to their neighbors and friends. They bought it f ... ewardess. They were making thousands of dollars and they thought that life couldn't be better until George went to jail. He was found with a massive amount of marijuana and his bond was 20,000 dollars ...

(3 pages) 1432 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Blinded by the Light: A review of the movie Blow

raffic and Requiem for a Dream, Blow hits the drug culture from another point of view, the dealers. George Jung, played by Johnny Depp, is a free spirited young man from Boston who decides to move out ... ecides to move out to California with his best friend Tuna. California Turns into one big party for George and Tuna. When all the money is spent Tuna has the idea to sell weed to make there living. In ...

(3 pages) 1617 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Criminal Life of Georg Jung

es and did cocaine in the late 70’s to early 80’s, there is an 80% chance it went through George Jung’s hands. Born and raised in Massachusetts, George Jung was often described as a str ... ssachusetts, George Jung was often described as a street smart natural leader. In his college years George moved to California to pursue a degree in advertising. It is there, however where George’ ...

(3 pages) 22 1 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies