Film / Brokedown Palace

A 1999 drama directed by Jonathan Kaplan, about two recent high school graduates (Claire Danes and Kate Beckinsale) who take a trip to Thailand and end up in a Thai prison when they are caught with a lot of heroin at Don Mueang International Airport while trying to board a plane for a side trip. Now they must rely on an American lawyer (Bill Pullman), living in Thailand, to convince the courts to free them.

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