Muncho Belvedere is a 2008 American Drug Drama film much like Danny Boyle's Trainspotting and

Muncho Belvedere
Directed by Christopher Nolan
Produced by

Christopher Nolan

Emma Thomas

Screenplay by

Christopher Nolan

Jonathen Nolan

Treviny Marie Colan

Based on Idea by Jonathen Nolan

Al Pacino

Djimon Housnou

Robert Downey Jr.

Chad Michael Murray

Portia Doubleday

Kate Beckinsale

Rachel McAdams

Sara Paxton

Sienna Guillory

Michelle Monaghan

Vanessa Redgrave

Alicja Bachleda

Music by Hans Zimmer
Cinematography Wally Pfister
Editing by Lee Smith

Legendary Pictures

Syncopy Films

Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures
Release date(s) April 22, 2008
Running time 105 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $4.5 million
Box office $7,390,108

Darren Aronosky's Requiem for a Dream.

It is written by Christopher Nolan, Jonathen Nolan and Treviny Marie Colan and directed by Christopher Nolan starring Al Pacino, Djimon Housnou, Robert Downey Jr, Chad Michael Murray, Portia Doubelday, Kate Beckinsale, Rachel McAdams, Sara Paxton, Sienna Guillory, Michelle Monaghan, Vanessa Redgrave and Alicja Bachleda.

It concerns the interlinking stories of 11 individuals all residing Los Angeles, California whom are undertaking a new illegal drug titled the "Muncho Belvedere."


A man named Harslow Garris (Al Pacino) is a drug carteller businessman whom has opted in a bid to save face from his high position supporters test out a new Black Market Drug titled the "Muncho Belvedere."

He must administer the drug to at least 11 individuals so that the side-effects can be identified and confirm wether the drug is viable for a large underground distribution.

Harslow tricks his teenage daughter Miranda along with her boyfriend Scott into taking the drug and then haps it upon his faithful bodyguard.

Harslow then fills his quota with a young lesbian couple whom have been fired from their respective workplaces due to their sexuality and then hits the 11 mark with his teen daughter's bestfriend, An opposing doctor couple, The female receptionist of the Business firm to which the mother lesbian worked, the teen daughter of the one of the administered lesbians and whom is a friend of his daughter's and finally an elderley woman widow wishing to committ suicide whom he finds on the street.

He then after getting all the 10 people to undertake the Muncho Belvedere administers it to himself and then begins the wild ride of the total 11 people of the Los Angeles Tri-County Area experiencing the drug and entering a world of vivid hallucinations and hyper-reality.

Ultimatley some die and the elderley widow woman who had wished formerly to die finds meaning in her life.


  • A Pacino as Harslow Garris
  • Djimon Housnou as Bodyguard Galeo Douglas
  • Robert Downey Jr. as Dr. Walter Sharglass
  • Chad Michael Murray as Scott Ficklerdon
  • Portia Doubleday as Miranda Garris
  • Kate Beckinsale as Receptionist Candida Simonsen
  • Rachel McAdams as Candy Marklodon
  • Sara Paxton as Nina Valederie
  • Sienna Guillory as Regina Valederie
  • Michelle Monaghan as Bettina Laker
  • Vanessa Redgrave as Mrs. Edna Dorse
  • Alicja Bachleda as Nurse Kendra Sharglass


  1. Tripping- Robbie Williams
  2. Free- Graffiti6
  3. Stare Into The Sun- Graffiti6
  4. Starlight- Graffiti6
  5. Twinkle Twinkle- Purab Aur Paschim
  6. Mera Naam Karega- Manna Dey
  7. Video Games- Lana Del Ray
  8. We Are All On Drugs- Weezer
  9. Kissing Cousins- Closure In Moscow
  10. Fuego- The Heads
  11. Television- The Heads
  12. Hallucination- Smoke
  13. The Trip- Stream Of Sorrow
  14. Thundergroove- Blind Dog
  15. Mr. Brightside- The Killers
  16. Speed Of Sound- Coldplay
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