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Return to Paradise (1998)

R 08/10/1998 (US) DramaThrillerRomance 1h 49m

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


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.

  1. Joseph Ruben


  2. Pierre Jolivet


  3. Bruce Robinson


  4. Wesley Strick


Top Billed Cast

  1. Vince Vaughn

    Vince Vaughn

    John 'Sheriff' Volgecherev

  2. Anne Heche

    Anne Heche

    Beth Eastern

  3. Joaquin Phoenix

    Joaquin Phoenix

    Lewis McBride

  4. David Conrad

    David Conrad

    Tony Croft

  5. Jada Pinkett Smith

    Jada Pinkett Smith

    M.J. Major

  6. Vera Farmiga

    Vera Farmiga


  7. Nick Sandow

    Nick Sandow


  8. Elizabeth Rodriguez

    Elizabeth Rodriguez


  9. Ming Lee

    Mr. Chandran

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Return to Paradise
Return to Paradise

Status Released

Original Language English

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