R | | Drama
The drug-induced utopias of four Coney Island people are shattered when their addictions run deep.
Director Darren Aronofsky described this film as exploring different types of addiction: "The Harry-Tyrone-Marion story is a very traditional heroin story. But putting it side by side with the Sara story, we suddenly say, 'Oh, my God, what is a drug?' The idea that... ...
I'm thinking thin.
(at around 12 mins) When the paper airplane is made it is snub nosed (there is no point on the front), whereas when it is thrown from the tower it has a pointed nose.
Ending Credits look like a syringe while scrolling.
$64,770 (USA) (8 October 2000)