About the film
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Release Date: October 20, 1989
|Production Companies||:||Avenue Pictures|
|Director||:||Gus Van Sant|
|Producers||:||Eric McLeod, Laurie Parker, Richard Pagano, Karen Murphy, Nick Wechsler, Cary Brokaw, Sharon Bialy, Karen Koch, Charles Harrington, Claudia Lewis|
|Writers||:||Gus Van Sant, James Fogle, Daniel Yost|
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.