Working class mother becomes addicted to heroin, and soon her life falls apart.



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Working class mother becomes addicted to heroin, and soon her life falls apart.

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19 June 1996 (USA)  »

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Der kalte Hauch des Todes  »

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Great movie! Markie Post was great as was the supporting cast.
9 February 1999 | by (Atlanta, GA) – See all my reviews

I have seen "Chasing the Dragon" several times and have enjoyed it each time. The acting was superb. This movie really makes you realize how one bad choice at a weak moment can change your life.

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