Return to Paradise

Character: Kerrie

Directed by: Joseph Ruben

Written by: Wesley Strick, Bruce Robinson

Produced by: Alain Bernheim, Steve Golin

Cast Members: Vince Vaughn, Anne Heche, Joaquin Phoenix, David Conrad

Released date: August 14, 1998

Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller

Duration: 1h 51min

Lewis, Sheriff and Tony are three friends vacationing in Malaysia. Sheriff and Tony eventually leave to pursue careers in New York, but Lewis stays behind to work with orangutans. Two years later, Sheriff and Tony learn that, because of their past actions, Lewis has been arrested for drug possession. With Lewis facing a death sentence, the friends are left with a difficult decision: return to Malaysia and split Lewis' sentence, or let him die.


→ Give up three years of their lives or give up the life of their friend. They have eight days to decide.


♦ Film debut of Vera Farmiga

Script developed by Never Enough Design