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Paradise Lost show on the way, described as "Biblical Game of Thrones"

John Milton's PARADISE LOST - a revisionist take on the fall of Satan from Heaven - is one of those seminal, iconic works that Hollywood has been desperate to turn into a film, but just can never crack it. The closest they came was in 2012, when Alex Proyas (THE CROW) tried to make an epic version with Bradley Cooper as the aforementioned Satan. When this fell through, Proyas...
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Review: Escobar: Paradise Lost (TIFF 2014)

PLOT: Nick ( Josh Hutcherson ) is a Canadian tourist travelling through Columbia. He meets and falls in love with a young woman (Claudia Traisac) who just happens to be the niece of cocaine-kingpin Pablo Escobar ( Benicio Del Toro ). Escobar quickly warms to the young man, bringing him into his inner-circle, but once Escobar's empire starts to crumble, Nick finds himself in...
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First look at Benicio Del Toro as Pablo Escobar in Paradise Lost

Hey guys, remember that time that Benicio Del Toro decided to put on some shades, grow a mustache, and call himself Pablo Escobar? I know he looks like that all the time but in PARADISE LOST he's playing Escobar. The first look at Del Toro as the Colombian drug lord who is a little more sophisticated here trying out some amateur photography while wearing all white. The nice thing about...
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Benicio Del Toro to play Pablo Escobar in Paradise Lost

From revolutionary to drug lord, Benicio Del Toro is set to play Pablo Escobar in PARADISE LOST. However, don't go into this thinking it will be a biopic like CHE. The Andrea di Stefano (LIFE OF PI) script centers on, "Nick, a young surfer who visits his brother in Colombia and falls madly in love with a beautiful local girl called Maria. Their romance seems idyllic until...
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